Life's Not a Race

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Year 311 (CCCXI) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Valerius and Maximinus (or, less frequently, year 1064 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 311 for this year has been used si… more »

A day like today is for you
To let your mind unwind like you ought to
Feel the earth turn 'round when your heart rate slows  Contemplating the thing only your heart knows
That life's not a race

So hard to believe 
Part of me will fade
In the mystery 
In a future world
Long ago
Part feels for your love
And lives to tell you so

The world whirls around your mind in a golden spiral
The natural way that things organize
You can't stop entropy so why even try
 Observe the conscious flow and don't mystify 
Life's not a race


Slippin' into a trance 
A chance encounter in the autumn 
What do I see an opportunity 
And then, I got em'
 Sought a chill-out mix to 
 Carve some space 
To make you want to listen 
It's a bubblin' spring and
 Double in kings of
This Sound system


Do you see the world without end
The rising sun my friend  Imagine cloud-like
You will form again 
In the spacey boredom
In the autumn of late afternoon 
You are calm
Just like a sleepy room


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