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(Photo- 'East China Sea  off the south of Satsuma Peninsula at night'- Takeshi Kuboki)

Lost at sea
I find myself adrift
Although I'd rather sail,
 I’m tossed in the tide
and carried by currents

If I could hear you say my name
One more time
Then my heart would be glad
For our journey together
Was more anticipated
And more enjoyable
Than all the travelling I ever did

Without you in it
Life's tapestry loses color
Still, I am content
Just to lay here
Thinking of you
And if I die, I’ll know
That the last thing I saw
Were the stars in the sky above


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