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Its Only Cost



Here today and gone tomorrow,
  the worm can quickly turn

A sun last set, all vision spent,
—the sum of what you’ve learned

The baton is passed, your race has run,
  the finish line now crossed

With memories firm and wishes free,
—your soul its only cost

(Villanova Pennsylvania: January, 2017)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on January 09, 2017

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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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