The Fade

~
This is the most painful thing
in the aftermath of your death:
~
Your memory floats around me
like a bland vanilla sky
that should be deep, rich,
tender, dusk-time hues.
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Maybe this is a gift from our Creator,
but I would’ve liked the opportunity
to reject these tortured moments
and feel the brilliant life that we were,
over and again.
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© 2011 Dana Renee’ Billingsley
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~ by Dana Renee' on July 23, 2011.

2 Responses to “The Fade”

  1. Heartfelt. This speaks volumes about the unexpected.

  2. Thank you so much Georgia. Sorry it took me awhile to respond. 🙂 See you later.

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