Emily Slm


Death's Parade


Is this what follows death?
This sorrowful, gruesome, parade?
First shock, sorrow, shame, anger,
Than hateful pain.
Destruction comes with ferocity.
At maximum velocity.
It comes soaring,
In death's parade.

-Dedicated to Amber Hughs

Submitted: Friday, December 14, 2012
Edited: Saturday, December 15, 2012

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Amber Elizabeth Hughs died on December 2,2012

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