Music: The Rhythm, The Beat, A Voice

December 17, 2008
By Ashley Jenkins, Ayer, MA

The voices of women searched for the right combination, the key, the note
The sound that broke the back of words begins
It was as if we were still, quiet, lost in time
I want you to be a fence all around me to protect
Me as I lay here dying
This leads you to an overwhelming question

I John the Smith would appreciate it if you’d help me as ‘An Idyl’ to take care of her question
And leave him bare

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