slim shady

Canada

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slim shady (Canada) published:

​When Death Comes

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2020

When Death comes, 
it may be when I’m asleep.
Silently slumbering, 
summation of sheep.

When Death comes, 
it may be during daybreak.
Wide-eyed and wondering, 
where I’ll be when I wake.

When Death comes, 
it may be most unexpected.
At the top and respected,
to rock bottom, protested.

At one time I was Hope, 
flying out of the Box.
Til one day the sky fell,
and all that remained was Nox.

From elected, revered,
to subjected and jeered.

Dejected,...

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