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Last Call
Akashalin

Mom needs to answer the phone,
 1
It's ringing off the hook.
 2
I can see her going towards it,
 3
With her little worried look.
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She has been wondering
 5
Why it was taking so long.
 6
It was just to the store.
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Something didn't belong.
 8
 
 
She puts the phone down,
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And I cry out,
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"Oh Mom, please don't cry."
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Then I scream and shout.
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And on the phone,
 13
The timid voice had said,
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"I'm so sorry miss,
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But your daughter is dead."
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"She died in a car crash by the sea,
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By that little store.
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In the ambulence she lays.
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Will you come see her once more?"
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I try to get her attention
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And tell her I'm here.
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But she walks right through me.
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And my eyes fill with fear.
 24
 
 
Thinking..."I can't believe this.
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How could this be?
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That I was the one,
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In the crash by the sea..."
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4 Dec 05

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I LOVE IT!!!!! I ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT!!!!! Finally a poem worthy of reading!!! its makes you stop breathing just so you can better pay attention to the story...kudos
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