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A CLOSED LIFE

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There was a life before this one died
before it was taken away and -
thrown upon .the rubbish heap of life
of dead has been's...


There was a vision of happiness
before the rut set in -
then it stole everything there was
and that vision became only an illusion
to cling on to -


There was laughter
before tears fell from saddened eyes
swallowing up all the brightness that shone
and closing the curtain down on
on life for ever -
                                                             B...
Written 15/09/2013







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