Lament 1

Tree trunk, stones, and dead leaves
 I exhale grief like smoke,
On a hot summer night alone
Except for emails
And ads. 

Where is he now, 
body and spirit,
Shrouded beyond
In mysteries.
 
I turn away,
Pick up my tasks,
look at nothing, 
and hide in darkness. 

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