Ellen Shaw


Let Us Forget


lay me down
at the foot of a tree
on cold cold earth
lay me

Cover me up
with a blanket of snow
invisible beneath
hide me

and I will sleep
and sleep and sleep and sleep
and when you sleep
don't dream of me

Submitted: Monday, February 24, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, February 25, 2014

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  • S.zaynub Kamoonpuri (2/24/2014 12:19:00 PM)

    Oh loved the melodramatic feel of this. Its such an awesome moving poem, sweetly penned.
    Pls coment my latest poem, 'selectin relaxation' too., (Report) Reply

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