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Mark Heathcote

Freshman - 2,345 Points (22/03/66 / Manchester)

A poetic exile


What is there to berate
Life—form: Why equate
It has not any meaning..?
Every sap that's shelled-out
The husk, longs further, seeding.
'Every breath a waterspout
Leaps into death, pupate.
And is yet, still, dreaming...
Of the wings of perfection',
Too fulfil life's passion.
The gift of love's pre-emption...

Submitted: Thursday, February 16, 2012
Edited: Sunday, March 23, 2014

Topic of this poem: poem


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