Interview with Forsakken

Jewels

I close my eyes
And see jewels looking back at me:
A bright glow for eternity,
That can shine through the darkness.

When I open my eyes,
The jewels seem to vanish:
Only appearing occasionally,
Yet they are distant.

I swing for chandeliers:
Crashing to the ground,
As I miss my space
Next to the jewels.

And I try again,
With many attempts to come.

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