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As I sit here on my knees
The small light fading
I can feel the shadows deep inside
Demanding to consume me
This darkness that I feel cannot be stopped
It is forever at my back
Clawing and grabbing until I have nothing left
The light is fading ever quicker now
The shadows ever so demanding
They touch my heart
They touch my soul
So dark and cold
I’ll never know the light again
This darkness is like an old friend
My eyes are closing
My heart is stopping
The darkness turns to peace
They stop as they have consumed me
My mind is clear as I am finally resting
With one last breath everything comes back
I want the warmth, I want the light
I want to live, oh god, bring me back
These shadows of regret wish to keep me here
But death was only a moments hope in which I do not miss
I crawl and scream as the darkness drowns me
The light is just right there, only the shadows block me
I’m alone, I’m scared
I’m out of breath, I’m out of time
I have but only one regret and that was going through with my wish of death
I have one foot in the light but so tired am I
I lay down to rest, but only for a bit
Just breathing is my fight today
I’ll save living for another day