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Fear of loss: Poem
Posted by Scribbler, Apr 13, 2011. 2304 views. ID = 4545

Fear of loss

Posted by Scribbler, Apr 13, 2011. 2304 views. ID = 4545
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Hospital ward - neat white bed,
tubes and masks an awful dread
that grips. The fear - a silent tear-
don't leave me.
Measured life across a screen,
peaks and falls - a pulsing beat
of stops and starts - that break my heart-
don't leave me.

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