TAM

TAM

When God was done with you
I closed your eyes
crossed your arms
and pulled over the sheet.

You would have
done it for me.

Still, you had no right
to leave a breach
that will never heal,
while I betray you
by living.

Later,
people trot out
the clich├ęs:
In a better place;
finally at peace.

Lies of course,
but one:

You had to go,
and we are here.

One Comment to “TAM”

  1. marla sullivan says:

    love this

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