As I Lie Dying

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
"And here I am, feigning joy but feeling pain."

Submitted: April 09, 2011

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As I lie Dying, I whisper.

And here I am, dying. And there I was falling.

My heart is broken, I poisoned my soul.

My blood is thinning, my game must be over.

And here I am, crying. And there I was crying.

The sky is black--it's night.

My hands shake warily.

And here i am, feining joy but feeing pain.

And here I am closing my eyes eternally.

And there I was...


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