Those Things Denied

Today is for the living
  fate yet to take its toll

The reaper’s threats lie cold and bare
  when not yet on his roll

Life belongs to those who bleed
  with joy and pain redressed

The will to live—Your love to give
  those things denied to death

(Villanova Pennsylvania: June, 2018)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on June 19, 2018

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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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