Fork In The Road Image By Dark Blue Knight




With all I own
I'm on the track
Going who knows where
Or if I'll be back


I've trod for hours
On my two feet
But on this track
There's no one to meet


It stretches on
I see no end
All so lonely
I need a friend


Seems for me it's life
So all alone
No matter where
My feet do roam


For twenty years
It's been like that
As I make my way
Along that track.


Twenty years
Of toil and strife
Twenty years
Of wasted life


Then up ahead
I see two signs
Both say the same
“Follow me, be mine”


One is written
In gold and wealth
The other sign is made
Of blood itself


Now I've reached
That fork in road
With which of those signs
Should I share my load


Should I just follow
Riches, gold and art
Or should I go
With a bleeding heart


For the first time
I have ever done
I say a prayer
And ask, which one


Until that day
I did not care
Or even believe
In power of prayer


I hear no voice
I see no sign
But I feel new thoughts
Deep within my mind


One thought does say
Come follow me
And forever riches
You will see


I won't ask for much
But when you grow old
What I want in return
Is your very soul


The other's silent
But it does lead
For me to see
A heart that bleeds


I look closely at
That bleeding heart
And realise that
I need new start


As I move off
I hear a voice
Then I hear singing
As all rejoice


That voice does say
I will forgive
I gave my life
So you could live


So at that moment
I do depart
From the life I've led
And follow that heart


His bleeding heart
Does bleed for me
I may not have gold
But I'm still wealthy


And to the other
With all the gold
I turn and say
I will not sell my soul


For all the wealth
You may promise me
You cannot give
Me peace for eternity


And now I stop
I pray each day
As I thank God
He showed me the way



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Dark Blue Knight ~ Eddie
18th February 2005
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