My Eulogy

Take me to a vast and open field and with my last elegy being read, release my ashes as you set me free, free in death, to run with the wind.  No, tears you will not cry - at least not tears of death; but cry for me tears of birth.  Like a new born … Continue reading My Eulogy

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The Marriage Certificate

'Fuck off and don’t come back!’ I think that’s what she shouted.  Or is it 'don’t come back and fuck off’?  Whichever it was, she bellows it each morning. At lunchtime, always at 1pm precisely, she stands in front of my window, crazed, and yapping some undecipherable rubbish.  Today, and for the past couple months, … Continue reading The Marriage Certificate