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A collection of poetry dealing with getting over the past and a hope of a better tomorrow.
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06 - Play The Pauper
i still wander in the moonlight
i know my way around here
all these succubi they gather
and tell me what i want to hear
with each moan they bring me closer
to the gates at heaven's lawn
but the foliage turns to embers
i'm at the river Styx by dawn
i have spent my last 2 coppers
at night on ladies in distress
i still see her eyes in memories
her taste still lingers on my breath
insatiably i crave her touch
though she does not respect her flesh


-m.m. Morris


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