A WALK ON THE BEACH
The beach was deserted it wasn't a warm night,
The sky was overcast and the wind was beginning to bite.
The ocean roared as the sand swirled and blew in my face,
As if giving me a message of what I was doing in this place.
My border collie ran towards me and tugged at my coat,
And there in the darkness I could see something afloat.
It looked like a body and as it bobbed up and down in the sea,
I quickly swam out to it, that water was freezing believe you me.
A young lady what was she doing here, where had she been?
I didn't know the answers but this was no dream.
A nightmare was unfolding before my very eyes,
This was my daughters best friend I tell you no lies.
I gave her the kiss of life, I was sure she was dead,
I panicked inside but tried to keep cool in my head.
The face I could see but I refused to believe with my brain,
My daughters best friend who lived just down the lane.
I tried again and this time she muttered something and moaned,
I said what happened to you? She just turned on her side and groaned.
She said, you don't understand but I was sure glad I had caught her,
Why didn't you leave me to die alone in that freezing cold water?
I said, don't be so silly Susie have you taken any drugs?
Let's get you to the hospital I'll say you were attacked by thugs.
She said, it's all your fault you treated me so bad,
Didn't you realise I loved you? No you wouldn't, your too sad.
It was then I realised her infatuation had driven her quite mad,
I was her lecturer at College and played a few rounds of golf with her dad.
She screamed at me, you're gonna pay for saving my life you fool,
I didn't know what the answer to this situation was but I knew I had to keep cool.
I woke in the hospital they told me I had tripped and banged my head,
I said, where is the young girl? No there was only your wife the nurse said.
I was really confused now, Did I dream the whole damned episode up in my mind?
But as I read the paper it said, young girl found dead on the beach underlined.
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