Further I Must Go

My fervent wish to die alone,
  beyond the maddening crowd

My last thoughts then to be my own,
  not spoken out aloud


My firm desire to pass contained,
  away from friend and foe

My tracks to fade upon this earth

  —as further I must go

(Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2017)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on July 09, 2017

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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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