Eyes wide Corpse

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A love story, the passing of a spouse, but their love is uninterrupted by death

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Eyes wide Corpse

Defying realness
Telling me still more
She’s not what she appears to be, not now, not ever
Black, hollow portals to her self 

I knew her
I loved her
I can still see her

Lying eyes wide on the white table
She still loves me
She will always star in my life’s fable

In my purgatory of love, I will always remember her eyes wide
Anguish I hope will subside
Eyes wide corpse

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

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Date: 1/31/2017 11:39:00 AM
This is really beautiful... Love doesn't end from one day to the next. Not even by the anguish.
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Date: 1/31/2017 3:01:00 PM
Love lasting beyond the finality of death is an intriguing idea - eyes wide corpse!
Date: 1/29/2017 11:12:00 AM
*tear* brilliant Anson!! Very captivating and so true, is it not... well done. Hugggs. Deb:)
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Date: 1/29/2017 4:05:00 PM
Thanks Deb. So glad you enjoyed the poem. Best Anson