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birbabies

my bucket runneth overoverflown with tearsthat rained down foreverand kept inside for years what once were tears of lovenow pour forth in grieflost neither crow nor dovebut babies stol’n by cruel thief heart’s reservoir runs lowas tattered feathers fadethe ache … Continue reading

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phyllis mirabillis

today an angelearned her wingswhen i remember hermy heart still sings you were evergreendear aunt Phylliscolorful like floweringmirabilis all your babies old and newblessed by your grace too few knewyou shared such goodnessthrough and through you served such wondrous morselsalong … Continue reading

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krz8

oh my dear friendbeloved bobwhat thief could robthe matrix rend your famous cacklecould surely coverany rift in the cosmoslike too much spackle your sarcastic smilewould render mootthe poshest snootwith signature style your laugh everlastingturned beauty from goryshining in glorylike a … Continue reading

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ninety two tears

ninety two tears ago feels good to let them flow okay to let it all show oh i still miss you so ninety two years ago you arrived for your first show always ready to go you lived and loved … Continue reading

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nexterday

nexterday and nexterday and nexterday sneaks in this race from yesterday to nexterday time strums the final chord of recorded rhyme

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remembrance

they gathered on and near the bench that stands in memory of you the eldest one sat on the bench your partner stood beside your younglings orbit them they brought balloons that shine in the night to mark the first … Continue reading

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skatey-eight

i wish you weren’t late it’s nearly skatey-eight if you could have stood up your date with the trawling tide of fate i could cook you some sketti garnished with rosemary and parsley we could throw some confetti and sing … Continue reading

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borrowed time

on any given day many pass away one hundred ninety-two thousand perhaps shall pass today our spheroid village smaller fifty years ago they say sixty-eight thousand people passed away some so young some had aged all could not stay called, … Continue reading

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eighty-five glowing candles

eighty-five glowing candles adorned with waxy handles fluid flames flow into night bathe deep dark shadows in light cereally fortified munificence glorified consummate comic chemist hilarious humorist you could have stayed in green-wood uphill from y’old neighborhood arrived in yellow … Continue reading

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the valley between

the alley between metropolis and gotham guarded by none receives no sun where no sun shines flooded with pains who ate our brains hollow heads exclaim there is a place rich in beauty filled with many marvelous munificent people the … Continue reading

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