Tuesday, 6 August 2013

This is it

This is it
The bell tolls slow
Slower
Slowest
Breathing becomes harsh
Harsher
Harshest
Behind closed eyes
The world grows dark
Darker
Darkest
This is the sleep to end one's day
That final twist of light
As from the candle's pillar of flame
Before, with one breath...
Puff

This is it.