The Embalmed Kiss and the Embalmer’s Hand

June 10, 2012
By AlexOdyssey GOLD, Denver, Colorado
AlexOdyssey GOLD, Denver, Colorado
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Favorite Quote:
"I'd rather attempt for something grand then attempt nothing and succeed."-Fortune Cookie.

"Whatever you do in life will be insignificant, but it's very important that you do it because no one else will" -Ghandi


It lays in front of him
“In front of myself”
Filling with oils throughout it’s vains
“And my skin is white”
Flowers deep inside it’s throat
“Is that tulip I taste?”
It’s not to rot or waste
“Ah, my love did fade away though”
Chapstick all over it’s lips
That waited for a lover’s kiss
“She kissed me”
The fragrance! The soothing silk.
It made my soul flee from my body
“Fill my corpse, with what I died too”


The author's comments:
The thoughts of me, if I were being filled with sweets to preserve me in my deathbed.

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