because they want to
Because they don’t want to stop.
Because I don’t know how to stop.
to let other children catch up.
Grown-Ups don’t stop
lest the other Grown-Ups overtake.
to feel the heart racing.
to feel the heart slowing down;stopping!
Eyes are sharp.
Mind is focused.
The finish line is the purpose.
What happens when you cross it?
Why reach it fast?
Why let the world whiz by?
Walk through the flowers.
Walk through the mist.
Walk for the little children. They need your time.
Yet we run.
Just as everyone.
Here starts the rat-race. Never to end.
is the race.
are the racers.
Just an another rat, that is I