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Damage Control

It wasn't how she said it, but what she said.
The dead man rose to his feet, then said.
Those words are my ticket to freedom.
He left the room and her life together.
When the phone rang meekly he just stared.
Ignore it and she will stop calling.
But it wasn't her after all,
Just another bill collector.
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Submitted on May 09, 2015

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