chayamsu v r

Rookie - 73 Points (03-03-1954 / chembra)

Thereafter - Poem by chayamsu v r

the corpse, when dead
waked and walked away, nude,
saving the last faces,
under-cloths,
and the sweat and spittle
for the kinsmen.

the police took the under-cloths;
spittle and feces,
for the street dogs,
and some sandals
swept the last sweats.
thus that death was
not orphaned.

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  • Prince Obed de la Cruz (12/12/2009 6:52:00 AM)


    quite tragic but let hope arise! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 12, 2009

Poem Edited: Thursday, December 17, 2009


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