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Death This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

When the lights go out
Death has his fun,
Claiming lives of people
In their sleep
With that scythe that
Makes you shiver
Have cold sweat or
Freezes you in time,
Oblivious to the rest of
The world as you
Leave your body not
Being able to say
Good-bye to the people
That are your families
Friends or neighbors,
Death doesn't care,
For his heart is an
Iron ball in the middle
Of a blizzard.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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Dr.FeelGood said...
Nov. 15, 2013 at 11:44 am
thats so weird my hearts a iron ball and its in me not in snow
 
LostPrinceValor said...
Dec. 18, 2012 at 11:16 am
I believe this is truth in poetry
 
samasparagus This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Nov. 25, 2012 at 7:18 pm
I love the description of Death's heart at the end!
 
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