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First Line: A sudden closing of the eyes
Last Line: It's called by someone, passing, by another, death.
Subject(s): Death; Eyes; Faces; Silence; Dead, The


A sudden closing of the eyes,
A swift withdrawal into space,
An immobility that lies
With strange remoteness on the face --

A silence, where were once sure words,
A stillness, where was once quick breath,
A closed, unyielding door -- the hush of birds,
It's called by someone, Passing, by another, Death.





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