Lullaby of the Damned

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Death visits this dusk

with the harshest intent

not inclined to give pardon

it’s too late to repent

 

no room to maneouvre

no path ahead clear

no famous last words

there’s no lucky breaks here

 

no kind release
no charm no rapture
no journey left
or soul to capture

 

Just a shell left to rot
beneath this dark sky
with broken wings
that never could fly

 

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As confusion reigns
each transfusion pains
while every last drop
ebbs from each of your veins

 

Embalmed during life
and hollow by death
it’s not release
if there ain’t nothing left

 

To be devoid
of love or joy
has now been revealed
as a foolish damn ploy

 

You see death will not offer
any last-ditch salvation
just exchange of this life
for eternal damnation

 

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Read The Uncanny Yarn of Monsieur Heureux

 

Truly, Really, Clearly, Sincerely,

Keeper of the Crimson Quill

Copyright: Crimson Quill: Savage Vault Enterprises 2014

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