Posted by: Ron DuBour | February 21, 2018

“Tonight”~by Michael Graves


 

 

“Tonight”

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Tonight, the dead will remain dead.
And we, my love
aloft with life, shall reign
vibrant and shining, while
breath remains within us.
Glowing like two coals born of
incipient fire, bathed in recombinant light.
Memories of another time
sent to a place away, and told
to be still.
For tonight, the dead will remain dead.

–Graves 6/7/14


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