Patti Masterman


Entropic Dirge


In the greater oyster world
All the children eventually grew old
The windmills ran down
The fields went back to clover
The stones kept all their secrets
Waterways forgot their courses
The sundials were covered with moss
And time eventually stretched out
To touch the edge of infinity.

Submitted: Tuesday, February 09, 2010
Edited: Thursday, February 11, 2010
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