Last Breath

Death is a terrorist
planting devices
inside minds
ready to detonate
and explode
the calm facade
of pleasure and pretence
that life goes on
beyond being

but it ends
slowly or suddenly
pulseless
with one last breath.

 

© M.L.Emmett

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1 Comment

Filed under Feminism, Peace, Poem

One response to “Last Breath

  1. I hate this terrorist. Beautiful picture you brew of a heinous state.

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