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She sleeps forever I sleep funeral day she shall be buried in earth I , buried in wine one day flowers I will lay at her graveside Never the less consumption will not redress the naked truth two died that day

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Date: 1/16/2019 12:38:00 AM
While lilies, and red roses, laid together on a grave, flowers as a personification in a way.
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Date: 1/14/2019 3:43:00 PM
Sad but, beautifully penned; best of luck in the contest.
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Date: 1/14/2019 8:03:00 AM
So much said in so few words..a sad but powerful depiction.
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Date: 1/13/2019 12:24:00 PM
Such sweet sorrow! Lovely write, Bear
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Date: 1/12/2019 11:37:00 PM
Potent poem! Excellent. This one's a little Layton/Cohen'ish to me :))
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Date: 1/12/2019 7:46:00 PM
wow, ARthur. DEEP and a fave.
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Date: 1/12/2019 7:01:00 PM
A beautiful sorrow that sheds deep emotions. Tragically alluring! A great write!
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Date: 1/12/2019 6:23:00 PM
Your verses weep with sad beauty, Arthur. A moving poem of the deepest melancholy. Warmest wishes always.. ~Susan
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