I was done…

“Placed In A Resting Place”

I was done…

Or so I thought, it was just too much, I no longer

Wanted to stay, but to enter a place where I

Would not think the thoughts that plagued

Me night and day…

And then I awoke to the sound

Of the ambulance, the swift movement of tires

Pounding the pavement, to faces hovering above

Me calling my name, then resisting their words

That faintly echoed, I fell into unconsciousness…

~~~

I had entered a place of

Stillness

Placed in a resting place

Beneath white lilies

And a green mossy

Stone

My body once shrouded

In garments

Of darkness

Now covered in white

Satin

My eyes no longer

Saddened

Upon my chest my arms

Rest

No longer beating my

Breast

With the tilt of my head to

The side

All thoughts are emptied

Now where

Will the antagonists

Reside?

No longer will I entertain

The sufferings

That caused me such

Pain

But in this state of peace

I cannot linger

I am awakened to the

Call, it is not time for me to go…

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