Out of all of them very few will actually ever happen
The ones that do take place are the ones you never dreamed of,
The good and the bad
Adventures get traded for responsibilities,
Big dreams get traded for paying the bills,
School girl crushes and dreams of forever get exchanged for broken hearts and ‘why did you leave me’s?’
Changing the world becomes trying to survive the world that’s changing you
Crusted walls begin to form around the once fleshy warm substance of your heart
Is this it?
Is this what we’ve been running towards?
How did we get here?
Lost in a battle you never signed up to fight in
Unaware of what team you’re on or who is on your side or what anyone is fighting for anyway
You close your eyes one night on the floor of your parents living room
Dreaming of what your house will look like when you get married and move away,
You wake up to find yourself sitting in the hallway of your very own house asking