Send me some hope,
Some way to cope.
A way to smile
As if all is fine.
Show me the way
To simply sunshine my day.
All I see is the raptureless rain,
The ordinary nature of vain pain.
The rain makes me see no clearer,
Its insights bring me no nearer
Life's most carefully constructed deception.
By Anthony AJ Jackson
2-2-1998 11:25am in Nashville, Tn