Death Mask Preparations
it the fear you feel
is it the certainty?
the old crone winds down
by crooked piece,
sees life different now
all seems to be coming full circle
for them, lying in their musty
homely beds, and taking days by
day and nights by the night.
unconditional love that was supposed to bathe
has probably failed this time, or has it?
don’t really know, do you?
sage, the adviser, the confidante,
that all be gone when.....
time will be coming sooner than not.