Even as the Years Accumulate

Music: Aux puces No 12.
By Circus Marcus. Performed by Circus Marcus at the Free Music Archive
under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported license.


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Even as the years accumulate,
In love there is a wonder always there,
Grace like light along a dark horizon,
Harbinger of sunrise in the heart,
Taking us each dawning by surprise.

Years pile up like leaves, disintegrate,
Each memory a seedling that we share
As we become entangled in a rhizome
Rich with roots we cannot tell apart,
Selves made one on which each self relies.

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