Souls

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Daylight fades and dark rises

To join the depths where only stars shine

Sparks of the great beacon

Drawing the lost and the lonely.

High above the cold earth

Geese plough the starlit air

In their throats the homing song

And on their broad wings

The souls of the dead.

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

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