Nothing

3 Mar

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Nothing
by L. Stewart Marsden

Nothing’s pure
Nothing’s safe
There’s always one small
festering trace
of toxic waste
that incubates
and sits and waits
abiding time
until the moment
it must vent
and remind and seal the fate
of those who think they’re pure
and safe.
Only, nothing is.

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One Response to “Nothing”

  1. Cnawan Fahey March 3, 2014 at 11:29 am #

    too true

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