RIC S. BASTASA


The Unconvincing Lady


the lady
writes a poem about death
unconvincingly

it is too theoretical and
her words are filled
with
smileys

she rushes
some words which could have been
said
truthfully only after
an eulogy has been heard
about
her second husband

Submitted: Sunday, October 27, 2013
Edited: Monday, October 28, 2013

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