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Dark Sonnet (Louis Toliver Jr. - Swartz, LA)

Our future is but past lies 
I write these words in dark 
The dream of children cries 
Our angels will never hark 

We will never love again
I lost my due unto you 
Your passion I shall sue 
Your heart I cannot win

Suicide veins wonder 
Will I die from this ponder?
Bending words is your task 
So take off hell's mask 

Count backwards from ten
Your heart I shall not win 

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