Memento Mori

On Wednesdays and Thursdays
I take the 7 bus home
after dark.

We pass by a funeral home
and every night
I look through the window
and see a small arc of lamplight,
an empty sofa,
and a box of tissue
waiting.

– Copyright Kay Winter

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One thought on “Memento Mori

  1. too heavy and emotional.. few words but lasting impact..

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