Grief

byTzara©

bruises Mother's face,
buckles her spine.
She went from old to ancient

at the moment of my father's death
and lives now buried
in the shallow grave

of that withering emotion.
The remaining hollowed husk
I cannot quicken, even

with all my rain of thoughtless love.

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