Six Feet Under

Surrounded I was by many, many moaning hearts,
My heart, I felt for the last time,
blurred vision, sound echoing from far,
Black satin with milky lace they decorated the case,
I felt like a queen again in white purest of the gown,
Someone read the last verse for my soul to be unbound,
I was near to the Altar, I heard the hymns the last time,
They wept, cried and mourned, near my cold frame,
Took me within the gates,
The raven sang in pain, the huddling trees that mourned,
The grass covered the grave and silent was this place,
Soon I’ll be the part of this cold, numb grave,
Maybe they will inscribe ‘’gone but not forgotten’’
‘’Resting in peace, in God’s care’’
Let my gravestone be no lavish one,
Leave no lilies, no roses or wreath,
Dust to dust, ashes I will be turned,
Let the last message be, till we meet again.

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I'm a constant learner, love watching birds, can spend hours appreciating nature and write canto to describe its beauty....an amateur photographer and a writer, but still love to sprinkle on the white pages with my thoughts, writing is a catharsis for me.
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oh my god i m standstill being read it ……………………

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