Posts Tagged ‘last words’

Silence, the Deepest Cruelty: Romantic ConTEXTing Poetic Lament

December 27, 2011

When did you decide/
that I’d /
become worthy/
of silence, your deepest cruelty?/
Why me?/
Sad anniversary:/
One week/
since the last words/
I heard/
you speak.

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To Kill A Relationship: Romantic ConTEXTing Haiku Lament

May 15, 2011

After all the deep,/
tender times we shared, her last/
words were: “Cash the check.”