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The Amazing Act Of Vanishing
(11/26/1971 / New York)

The Amazing Act Of Vanishing

Poem By Eila Mahima Jaipaul

I am here love
crumpled in a heap
trying to scream
but agony
beyond anything I've known
silences me
mouth gaping
pain and loss
envelop me
all I can do
is lay here
shuddering and weeping
because you vanished
as suddenly
as you came

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Powerfully sad poem - a great read!