She held her breath,
Her heart thrumming
In her ears.
She didn’t know how,
But she knew Death
Was coming;
Drawing near,
Creeping ever closer now.
“Elizabeth…”
She felt herself succumbing.
Annihilation is here,
But she did not bow.

Written 6/2/2020

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Writer of poetry, dark fiction, and social commentary; Reading and writing about the human experience.

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