When I awoke today, suddenly nothing happened.

Any minute now, my ship is coming in
I’ll keep checking the horizon
I’ll stand on the bow, feel the waves come crashing
Come crashing down down down, on me

And you say, be still my love
Open up your heart
Let the light shine in
But don’t you understand
I already have a plan
I’m waiting for my real life to begin

When I awoke today, suddenly nothing happened
But in my dreams, I slew the dragon
And down this beaten path, and up this cobbled lane
I’m walking in my old footsteps, once again
And you say, just be here now
Forget about the past, your mask is wearing thin
Let me throw one more dice
I know that I can win
I’m waiting for my real life to begin

Any minute now, my ship is coming in
I’ll keep checking the horizon
And I’ll check my machine, there’s sure to be that call
It’s gonna happen soon, soon, soon
It’s just that times are lean

And you say, be still my love
Open up your heart, let the light shine in
Don’t you understand
I already have a plan
I’m waiting for my real life to begin

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One comment on “When I awoke today, suddenly nothing happened.

  1. Judi says:

    Gooood tune. And a very thoughtful post. I wish I had a more insightful response. Instead, I’ll just sound corny and just say – I appreciate you’re sharing about this. I don’t suffer from migraines (and I am grateful for that) but I have other beasts that visit from time to time and can make it difficult to “move forward by going through the present.” So, your dialogue is brave and generous and ministers.

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