written: 6/23/06

It's the end of an era

A chapter of our lives filled with

good times

bad times

happiness

sadness

joy

sorrow

love

hate

laughter

tears

friends

enemies

exhilaration

exhaustion

victory

defeat

life

death

growth

setbacks

The life we've known is over

overcome with mixed feelings

excitement

anxiety

A new page is turned

to move on

to begin again