the boat


©2002 rené obi

i am sitting in a boat
cruising down the river
something is really odd
so odd it makes me shiver
instead of getting tall and taller
this stream becomes a creak
as I go on it becomes smaller
and I slowly start to freak

ref.    
i wake up in sweat and tears
what a dream this has been
i get up, walk for the door
and take my boat again

i get into my boat
cruising up the river
fight against the current
that is trying to bring me down
the river is getting wide and wider
as wide as a big wide lake
the boarder line is out of sight
and my mind starts to ach

ref.    
i wake up in sweat and tears
what a dream this has been
i get up, walk for the door
and take my boat again