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Derryn BrintonWood

Poems of Derryn BrintonWood

1. He Is Dead! 11/14/2011

He Is Dead!

'Suicide' the headline screams
and everyone turns their head
too frightened, too shocked, too ignorant
To acknowledge that he is dead

Whispers in the corridors
as rumours slowly spread
An overdose, a bridge, a rope
a gun put to his head

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