Veil of Darkness: a haiku about death personified

February 13, 2009
By Jelponth SILVER, Lubbock, Texas
Jelponth SILVER, Lubbock, Texas
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I am

Evil incarnate

I see fear

Hear screaming

Smell decomposition

Taste the souls of the Damned

Touch my sharp scythe


I am Death.

I'll see you soon...

The author's comments:
People fear death. I tried to look from His perspective, feel the power of changing lives on a whim. As you read this, picture death smiling as he says the words.

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