Fading Into Memory



This morning,
my body stopped in
to say goodbye

Thanking me  
for the joy

Forgiving me
for the pain

Fading into
 memory
—one last time

(Las Vegas Nevada: January, 2020)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on January 27, 2020

Modified on April 19, 2023

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Scheme XXX AX AX XAX A
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Characters 160
Words 30
Stanzas 5
Stanza Lengths 3, 2, 2, 3, 1

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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