Damn! it.

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The silencing slices
a piercing end to the glorious grovel
captivation turns
in shocking blasts
A Time no longer
changes in moments of recollection
in stunned numbness
the mesmerizing hold
Powers forth more sublimely
as mourning comes yet


Paula Antonello Moore, Poetry. Copyright: Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Image: Chris Cornell by Joe Papeo/REX/SHUTTERSTOCK from Variety.

For singer Chris Cornell, 52, frontman of Soundgarden who died unexpectedly May 17, 2017.