How to say goodbye.

 

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How to say goodbye.

The air moved a vacuum of sound.

With a blunt breath and eyes on the ground,

the mortal invaded,

through sunlight he waded

and silence was heard all the way down.

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  4. The name of the poem is really amazing. Great prompt

    1. Thank you! Although every time I see the name I cannot get that opera song out of my head…

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