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I've realised that my recent posts have been quite depressive, so I tried my hand at some optimism. Hope you enjoy! <3 (The art, it's so beautiful! By George Redhawk, a legally blind artist who likes to 'show the world through his eyes.')

Row Your Boat

The couple sat on the riverbank, a feast set out before them for lunch. Yet thoughts hung between them, empty promises and weighted words. Each dealt with their own inner conflict. So they sat, staring out towards the river.

The couple sat on the riverbank, a feast set out before them for lunch. Yet thoughts hung between them, empty promises and weighted words. Each dealt with their own inner conflict. So they sat, staring out towards the river. And mused.

A river doesn't really flow

A river doesn't really flow with real sense

A river doesn't really flow with real sense or direction.

A river doesn't really flow with real sense or direction. Truthfully, it is

A river doesn't really flow with real sense or direction. Truthfully, it is hustled

A river doesn't really flow with real sense or direction. Truthfully, it is hustled by a driving force,

carrying heavy sediment

carrying heavy sediment under a chorus of clouds.

These clouds

These clouds stand at attention,

These clouds stand at attention, witnesses to sights;

These clouds stand at attention, witnesses to sights; sights such as the

These clouds stand at attention, witnesses to sights; sights such as the once still water

These clouds stand at attention, witnesses to sights; sights such as the once still water that is rammed,

These clouds stand at attention, witnesses to sights; sights such as the once still water that is propelled,

These clouds stand at attention, witnesses to sights; sights such as the once still water that is thrust,

unto beds

unto beds and rocks that

unto beds and rocks that protrude.

unto beds and rocks that protrude. What a harsh punishment it endures.

But the river may cower,

But the river may cower, (for a second or two),

But the river may cower, (for a second or two), but gathers its spirits,

But the river may cower, (for a second or two), but gathers its spirits, takes faith in the stars

But the river may cower, (for a second or two), but gathers its spirits, takes faith in the stars and the sun and moon;

But the river may cower, (for a second or two), but gathers its spirits, takes faith in the stars and the sun and moon; (the wild waters surge.)

That one day,

That one day, all these rallying efforts

That one day, all these rallying efforts will lead to a

That one day, all these rallying efforts will lead to a deep current

That one day, all these rallying efforts will lead to a deep current under the ambling sun,

That one day, all these rallying efforts will lead to a deep current under the ambling sun, free of worry and woe.

And it was at that moment that the couple realised,

And it was at that moment that the couple realised, that everything would be alright.

"Even if a river takes a different course, it'll still reach its destination."

"Even if a river takes a different course, it'll still reach its destination." Iqra.

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