Treasure Island

Death's Shadow

(5/15/95 / vermont)

Lay Me Down


Lay me down
under the deep blue sea,
where the sun doesn't reach
and the monster sleep.

Lay me down
on the sandy floor,
where the pain goes away
and my mind is at rest.

Lay me down
in a shadow land,
where no one can see me
and dreams can't find me.

Lay me down
in my final place.

Submitted: Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, May 11, 2011
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