Yesterday We Found It

They lined the pit with well-cut planks,
and when the body was laid in,
they roofed it close with more wood.
Then they heaped earth down,
to preserve the corpse, worthy vessel
of its soul, from rain and time’s ruin.

Yesterday we found it.

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About Chris Floyd

Tennessee. Moscow. Oxford.
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