• Vol. 02
  • Chapter 09
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they said it happens thus

They said it would burst out
In fierce colours
Like the seasons had gone mad
And the heavens, otherwise condescending
Would gleam in joy
Saluting your worth as
The man in the world.
They lied. My father
Is crying tonight for
I am gone, and with me
All that they said was
Supposed to be done
In time.