My Loving Someone

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
This is a story about life after death, and how sometimes we wonder about what legacy we will leave behind and where we will ultimatly go to.

Submitted: December 17, 2006

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Submitted: December 17, 2006

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What should happen to me

If I were to be buried like a bone?

Deep beneath the ground I have no home

except the worms for company

and the earth for my soft pillow.

What should happen

when this is all I have?

 

What should happen when my bones begin to rot?

When I no longer am or ever will be?

Will you then, with your strong, firm hands

take me and caress me,

tell me I am not,

what I so dread to think I am.


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