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"Mes de los Muertos"

Game Over

By Cheryl Haimann

No matter how brilliantly
you navigate the challenges
this moment comes.
It is finished.

Your final score dims.
Play Again? But
you are out
of tokens.

It was inevitable.
Out of time,
no second

Legacy fades.
Music plays.

Article © Cheryl Haimann. All rights reserved.
Published on 2014-11-24
Image(s) are public domain.
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