Language: English 
And pain
And terror,
And sick silly songs,
Of sorrow,
And the marrow
Of the bone
Of life
Are smeared across
Her mouth.

The road
From Verona
To Mantova
Is dusty
With the drought.


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This text was added to the website: 2008-09-07
Line count: 15
Word count: 35