SENTINEL POETRY
ONLINE MAGAZINE MONTHLY #13  (DECEMBER 2003) ISSN 1479-425X

HELEN WOODWARD


Stone

I took her hand one last time
Before the warmth rushed out and onward
After, she was a statue, prone
Bloodless, the pulsating life was stone
The aged and papery skin
Washed out, smooth as a pebble,
The curtains of her life drawn back
The lines, unwritten.

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