Closing Speech – Written July 2008 (Aged 33)

Closing Speech

today i turn away
and i know it is time
for those things to fade
there is, after all,
always an end
but my closing speech
is truly sublime
a moment forever
but ultimately lost to time

James Garratt – July 2008

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