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Once Upon A Seaside FairOnce upon a sea-side fair
A lad named Mulder lay quietly there
He dreamed and he wished, imagined and planned
Of all the ways of becoming a merman.
Lost in thought, he gazed out to sea
And wondered aloud, "Is there a place for me?"
A grizzled old land lubber overheard his remark
And turned on the lad like some heartless shark.
"Wake up, boy! You just listen to me!
Theres no place for a man under the sea!"
With his eyes ablaze and shaking his fist
He said, "Magic and spells simply do not exist!"
His voice grew louder, and he said with a wail,
"No man should ask for some fish's tail!"
With that he turned and headed for home
Where fancies and dreams were forever unknown.
The boy felt crushed, his fancies were drowned
When from a distance came a beautiful sound.
Rubbing his eyes, he looked up in shock
Where a pretty sea-maiden sat on a rock.
He watched her intensely, his mind in despair
Sure that she could not really be there!
He gathered his courage and went for a swim
As curious ab
a dangerous hallucinationThe light coming through the window was bright,
much too bright.
Even though my eyes were closed
I could see it-
The skin of my arms prickled,
sweat dripped from my brow.
It was two in the afternoon but…
the sun was setting
through the window facing east.
I should have seen the hutch,
shelves lined with bone china
decorated with delicate leaves and vines.
I was so thirsty
and reaching for cups that should have been there.
Instead I found a billboard of butterflies,
the colors raging
more than any rainbow
I'd ever seen.
Their wings fluttered and flashed
yet somehow they moved in slow motion.
I wanted to stand,
wanted to reach out and touch them but…
I couldn't move,
and yet I laughed
ignoring my dry mouth
and the tingling in my feet.
There was a tempest
on the rise
and in my blood.
A sugar rush disguised
as a riot of butterflies
and they were swarming me.
There was a small vial
of insulin in my pocket
that I nev
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