Maya Angelou

(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)

Passing Time - Poem by Maya Angelou

Your skin like dawn
Mine like musk

One paints the beginning
of a certain end.

The other, the end of a
sure beginning.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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