The basis for sentience
Foundation of character
Weaver of id and egos alike


Shed on the mind bright
Showing these memories
As a warehouse of lifetime


Every direction another aisle
Shelves upon shelves all full
In this limitless mindbourne maze


One light at a time from the roof
Popping and blinking into dark
Hiding memories in timeless shade


Pieces lost one by one to dark
As blank blackness creeps further
Consuming every memory it touches


Effects of blackout begin so clear
Personality alters and warps
With erosion of mental foundation


Just a husk with glass eyes blank
And a pointless frown permanent
Wordless staring at alien world

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