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Rest in Peace

Rest in peace?
Yeah. . .right!
Six feet under
in the cold dark earth.
Protected only by
the small death
box coffin.
Not much protection
from the flesh eating
creatures who can't
wait to devoir your
slowly rotting body.
And who knows if you'll
be a specimen for
some futuristic people.
Scraping away at your
bones to discover how we
Rest in peace?
Its just a myth
that the living people
made up so we don't feel
too bad when we bury
our friends.

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IWillDream54 said...
May 13, 2012 at 12:26 am:
I love the way you wrote this. I pretty much agree with everything you said. My favorite part is the last few lines about how we only say that so we don't feel bad burying our friends.
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audeospero/idare2hope/ said...
Jan. 16, 2010 at 10:51 am:
That's just the body. What about the soul? I think that's what they mean by Rest in Peace. :) just a guess though.
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