by Karl Flaster (1905 - 1965)

Language: English 
Shadows, a breath upon the glass of Fate!
Shadows, Eternal, wan, gray, Fleeting forms,
Whose weird drawn faces speak of withered charms!
ashes, dead, black, remains of love and hate!


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