Treasure Island

Midnights Voice

(November 3,1950 / Selma, Alabama)

The Aforementioned


The aforementioned dust
Lays across my tabled top of life
With my finger I write across it
The words lust, love, lost

With the cloth I sweep away
The life and dust and lust and love
But pause for lost, then it is gone

Submitted: Sunday, April 06, 2014
Edited: Monday, April 07, 2014

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