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A Walk in the Rain

A Walk in the Rain  The gray consumed the cheer of daylight like a spreading fire engulfing its surroundings, a presence as looming as the fear  of asking a crush on a date.   I walked outside anyway, daring the sky to rain its demons down and envelop my body with discomfort, wet and cold and scared of the thunder.  Exhilarated I kept pace, seething with confidence, willing to take the chance  the storm could explode before I got home.

I’m more scared of being trapped inside all day than getting a little wet in the rain. Take the chance, always.

–Leanne Rebecca

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Poetry and music.

4 thoughts on “A Walk in the Rain

  1. A truth throughout my life, find myself always walking in the rain! i live in the rainy city of Vancouver BC Canada…

    1. I’m always honored when one of my poems speaks to someone, even if it’s not necessarily in an expected way. I can understand how you would draw that sentiment out of it. And don’t worry, I over analyze everything too!

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