Lillian Susan Thomas


*A Waltz Wave: Tulips Die


His
tulips
die
petal
by petal
while on
his
dying
lips last words
lay fevered. His
boy friend moves
near to
hear:
“This world
is pain, but
wait till
you
see what's
next.”

Submitted: Sunday, November 01, 2009
Edited: Tuesday, November 24, 2009

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