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The table is empty

By Sheila Woolum All Rights Reserved ©

Poetry / Fantasy

Chapter 1

The table was set for the queen , she was shallow without her king,

he came he saw , they said he had no tongue maybe he was dead, he carried his head within his heart, without his heart he wore the shame of the queen , she wrote her name within the soul , with the Ace and the KING only the QUEEN would know, , how be it he sat upon the throne within the thorns and thistles , how be it he gave his queen his thumb for introduction behind the bars, for the king would mock only to hear his only demons within his mind, see he kept a secret from the QUEEN , she had a dance within the soul of her own strings,

He pulled the heads of the chalice and gave her to the beast, he swore within his mind he would find his feast, see he lied only to hear his own name, his tongue was lashing within his lies upon his own fame, he came to feast upon the table so fine, he gave his only chalice to his QUEEN and followed to drink her soul as his feast, .... see lies only fall to deaf ears within the thrones of the stone, never believe the lies of a King,

For they come for your soul and to steal your QUEENS......

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