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The Clock is Ticking

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The clock is ticking

Is there time left for me?

The clock is ticking

Is there time left for you?


When you became who

And I became that

When they became we

And us became them


Who is that little girl in pink?

Who is that chubby boy in blue?


The clock is ticking

And I know

The time has come

The deed is done


That somebody I used to be

Is no more me

That someone I used to see

Is no longer he, 

Nor she


And my memories are left in hunger

For the olden days

And my mind is kept in wonder

For the ridden sense



The clock will stop ticking

And us, forever buried





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