Innocence Lost


Oh at times to have innocence back
To see the world as a small child
Days without care, an easy laugh
Stealing a cookie was getting wild.

No worry of bills or relationships
Where loss of a friend wasn’t forever
To believe parents kissing a shock
No thought to adults under a cover.

With all the distractions in life
Are we causing our children to age
Where dating is allowed so young
And most discussions end in rage.

I know we can’t go back to the past
We can try to teach morals again
Leave our little ones some innocence
Teach them how it was “way back when”.


About graypoet

Just one that at times puts the words to the page and lets them fall as they might.
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