no more

The faucet weeps without a sound
The bowl fills up, no more
The hour strikes the break of day
Yet time moves on, no more

The wind chime tolls for what was lost
The answer comes, no more
The waxen sun seeps into rooms
Where shadows fall, no more

The night’s wings fall on candles bright
The wicks will burn, no more
The taste of winter’s frost arrives
These roses bloom, no more

Into the jars once filled with youth
The years return, no more
The things our hands lose to the sea
Come back to us, no more.

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