Lesa MRK

(August 1969 / USA)

Happy Birthday Now


Happy birthday to me...
What kind of birthday is this,
Without you?
The one who always shared,
A birthday with me...
August 21st.

Happy birthday to me,
Never to be the same...
After you're gone,
This day is just mine,
No longer yours,
No longer OURS...
Happy Birthday now;
Only to me.

Submitted: Monday, November 26, 2007
Edited: Tuesday, April 26, 2011

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