Put It To Rest
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Put It To Rest


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for twenty seasons I meted neglect
the Raven gripped me harder by the day

for forty seasons you stayed beside me
while I denied the blood and pain it caused

it scarred you until you broke and left
me alone with the Raven and my pain

reminding me daily to Atone for
my failure to acknowledge the damage




Do you have a story to tell that you need to put to rest? Put It To Rest. Then Let it Go!

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