Aparna Chatterjee


Funeral


A funeral
Passed by
Our house
Today

A life that
Began
Many
Years
Ago
Ended
Today



(On seeing the hearse of one of our elderly neighbours who had been suffering for a very long time)

Submitted: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 11, 2013

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Theme: Passage

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