When Darkness Comes To Town

When Darkness Comes To Town short poem

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When darkness comes to town
Fond memories die
Pathways crumble away
The world becomes a shadow
When darkness comes to town
Your worst monsters rise
Demons wreak havoc
Souls tremble in fear
When darkness comes to town
Screams fade to silence
The dull thud in your chest ceases
And your mind is finally at peace

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