16 shadows – deafened

the lonely still of winter
is now her closest friend;
the silence is a language
she's come to comprehend

for hearing now is gone to her.
her tears have all been wept:
the winter gives her silence
and that silence

is kept

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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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