Gillian Commerford

Departure - Poem by Gillian Commerford

The body betrays
as you grow older
and you wait for the mind
to follow-
I never felt so much before
that living is just a long departure
a drawing-out-of-dying.

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  • (3/11/2013 8:18:00 AM)

    body betrays, when we grow older! well said! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 9, 2013

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