Daybreak

October 27, 2012
By Mariahroo GOLD, El Cajon, California
Mariahroo GOLD, El Cajon, California
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Favorite Quote:
“You see I kept asking myself then: why am I so stupid that if others are stupid—and I know they are—yet I won't be wiser?”
― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment


I hear the birds call.
Witnessing the night's slow dim,
I see shadows bare.

They are very grim.
Tall they stand in nearing death.
Such dark beauty steals...

Takes my scanty breath.
Sun's blood spills over to ease;
Their grim nature dies.

Day does seek to please.
It warms dark and crumbling bones.
Bird's song softens pain.



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