one that was.

one that was,
and two that were:
three that met
with sorrow —

one that is,
now two are not:
reaching for
tomorrow.

one that was,
who stretches on:
carrying
a burden

love that was
is evermore:
just behind

the curtain

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen Servant is an online poet working in a style that's been described as "compulsive". In real life, he is an actuary, because being a poet wasn't unpopular enough.

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