He bought a bouquet and leaving the town

Walked as far as the cemetery.

He stood for a minute, watching the trees move,

Then bending down he placed the flowers on the grave

Standing there for a short while, relaxing,

He watched as the hand shot out of the grave,

And carried the flowers into the soil.

Then he walked back home. 


(Photo source: http://capitalphotographycenter.com)


5 thoughts on “Poetry: Grave

  1. Well, that Chile’s comment got my laughing 🙂

    I’m reading it during the day and it got me thinking…’what was the inspiration for this Poem?’

    It’s pretty deep…


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