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September 17, 2013
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All is erased but this,

The place that bears weight.


His was on his noble forehead,

For the world to see.

Mine, beside my left ankle.

A shadow on the skin,

Easily missed.


The darker it gets,

The more I will have remembered.

3 Comments leave one →
  1. September 20, 2013 1:24 am

    Beautifully constructed. šŸ™‚

  2. September 23, 2013 11:20 pm

    I love this. Short and full of meaning and mystery.


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