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My Expiration 2K11

Mine eyes shall come benighted - Sunshine gone; Winded upon final stretch of marathone. Whilom self - A Brother - Cousin - Friend, Writer - Son; An earthly throb dealt its end. Fated finish line - Spirit delighted; Many questions answered when enlighted. O blues come - weep not at a shallow grave, As I'll be heart bound yet - Not in such grave. 'Twas a soul exhausted and it called home; 'Tis that same presence in such a poem.

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  1. Date: 8/20/2011 3:01:00 PM
    I really like the old English flair to the work..I am glad that I chose this one to read today..Sara

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    Date: 8/20/2011 3:02:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Soup mail soon..Sara
  1. Date: 8/16/2011 9:51:00 PM
    Wonderful verse Anthony, the imagery intrigues and teases the mind. Nice write!

  1. Date: 8/15/2011 11:32:00 PM
    Thanks to all of the poets whom have taken the time to simply read my Couplet here. A fellow poet, - Anthony O. Mitchell Jr.

  1. Date: 8/15/2011 11:22:00 PM
    Beautiful couplet Anthony....very well penned....thanks for sharing!!!!!!!!!!!!!