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A LITTLE WHILE, by             Poet's Biography
First Line: A little while when I am gone
Last Line: Back to the nothingness that is their home.
Alternate Author Name(s): Filsinger, Ernest B., Mrs.
Variant Title(s): The Dark Cup: 5.
Subject(s): Mortality


A little while when I am gone
My life will live in music after me,
As spun foam lifted and borne on
After the wave is lost in the full sea.

A while these nights and days will burn
In song with the bright frailty of foam,
Living in light before they turn
Back to the nothingness that is their home.





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