Caricamento in corso...

The Lesson

I keep on dying again.
Veins collapse, opening like the
Small fists of sleeping
Memory of old tombs,
Rotting flesh and worms do
Not convince me against
The challenge. The years
And cold defeat live deep in
Lines along my face.
They dull my eyes, yet
I keep on dying,
Because I love to live.
Piaciuto o affrontato da...
Juan Michael Janaviya Oscar Cifuentes Lopez Orhan Levin Em McDougall Camilo Guzmán Luis Claudio Pantaleone Usamat sodiq D. Thurmond   aka  JEF (James Everett Falcon) keria
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