Dickens’ ghosts

I am tempted to recall

the ghosts brought back from beyond

the apparitions, the undead departed

fittingly frightening the life out

of the amorphous, lifeless living,

uncertainty, hesitation, revelation

a ghostly haunting to remind us

that all is not lost.

 

At least, while we still have breath.

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