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ME III: The Darkness

The darkness is my blanket, I

t shields me from the light of day,

The darkness is my blanket,

And for the night;

For the night,

I pray all day.



Makes me think that ...

For some ME means Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. This is poem three in a series of four.


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