I can feel it.


A gathering storm

On my soul's horizon

A fearsome tempest

That threatens to unleash

Savage waves of emotion


I can feel it.


My stomach tightens

At the merest inkling

Of what lays ahead

Causing me to shuffle

Anxiously in my chair


I can feel it.


It's reaching out

From the darkest depths

Of my consciousness

A sense of foreboding

Pushing to the surface


I can feel it.


I tap my fingers

Mindlessly on my desk

A haphazard drumbeat

That seems to echo

The pulsing of my heart


I can feel it.





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