“We’ll know as children again all we are destined to know that the water is cold and deep, and the sun penetrates only so far.”
– Jim Harrison
down into the coldest darkness
there is nothing here but invisible air
no welcoming angel’s trumpets
A soul unleashed floating free
‘Ain’t no sunshine when she’s gone’
devoid of any feeling, any pain
‘Go back, it’s not your time’
walking over my grave again.
you collapsed and fainted
Author’s Note: In my younger years I used to faint often. The doctors never found out why.