by Aegis   Oct 12, 2017

You are Laelaps;
and I,
a Teumessian fox.

Both destined to fail but so dedicated to burning out,
knowing the gods will cast us to the heavens
to rescue us of our
paradoxical plight.

Our own celestial graves;
yours major and mine

But then,
you were always so good at shining.


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  • 5 months ago

    by Risqué

    I absolutely adore this piece. So powerful using so few words.

    • 5 months ago

      by Aegis

      Thank you:)

  • 5 months ago

    by Brenda

    Aegis, I truly do love your work. It always leaves me wanting more. So well done -

    • 5 months ago

      by Aegis

      As always, your words are appreciated very much

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