Gypsy soul


Gypsy soul

 
Once, I walked in the clouds, The highest Honduras mountains, I stood upon. I was a free man.

 

Once, I danced with the Pacific, the Winter storms taught me. We are the sea.

 

Once I was alone. Love blessed me and now I have grandchildren to dance with till my ending.

 

Once I needed nothing, my Gypsy heart needed the long day, friendship near and abundance of laughter near.

 

I was born free of rules, borders and not bounded by the need to own everything.

 

I fell into the chaos of life, into the foolishness of war and I listen to the naysayers.

 

Today my old eyes, my old body know,

 

I am not done, we must seek the sweetest honey, places where love can grow.

 

Teach the children the song of the sea, listen to the wind.

 

To walk into a cloud and be blessed by the sun.

 

I feel my Gypsy soul and I know,

 

we are what we leave behind.

 

I pray my grandchildren remember, their grandfather danced with the sea and he loved them the most.

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