1:30 PM

[photo via pinterest]

stripes of red, white and blue.
they flow in the wind.
they twirl and leap,
doing their own dance.

if only i was as care-free as the flag.
i could do my own dance.
i could leap and twirl, fly and soar.
all without caring.

circles of exploding light,
they boom and sparkle,
they get 'oohs' and 'ahhs'
as they do their own dance in the sky.

they're free too, i think.
they get to go up, and up, and up,
until they stop,
and decide to show their colors.

i just want to be free.
i want to twirl,
and show off my colors,
like the flags and fireworks have.

i want to soar.
to dance.
to blast off.
to feel true freedom.

...don't you?

[ happy independence day ]

stripes of red, stars of white || why do i have so many words to write?

thanks for reading. <3

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5 Sweet Notes

  1. Happy Independence Day:)

  2. Happy 4th of july! :) Love this. <3
    Xox. Kayla

  3. This is such a beautiful post! I love this type of post celebrating the 4th, showing what the holiday is truly about (freedom). I would love to feel true freedom, too.

  4. Awesome post Rose! I hope you had a wonderful 4th!

  5. Thanks girls! :)


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