Cause Of Death

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CAUSE OF DEATH
(a shadorma)

Love is blind,
they say. She gave her
-self to him,
and for what?
The smoke after, a real drag,
as she exhaled life.

2015-08-10
P. Wanken

Shared at Magpie Tales

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2 comments

    1. Thanks, Candy. At first glance of the picture yesterday I had a passing thought that I wouldn’t be using it to write a poem. But…its haunting quality stuck with me and dashed off the quick shadorma during lunch today.

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