In OblivionIn Oblivion
so just cover me completely
in heavy layers of oblivion.
close the coffin then, darling.
go ahead, send me on my way.
steal my soul from my flesh;
separate me from my mind.
extract these hurtful memories
of adoring eyes and safe arms.
stop the pulse that binds me here,
and bring this story to a close.
turn the key and lay my shackles
on rusting floors to erode.
force me to forget what pains me.
paint yourself into the clouds.
i want to change; it needs to end:
this constant pressure on my heart.
unravel every knot we tied
while you're burning all our ropes.
reduce soft happiness t
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wires course through hallway forests,
their tongues lapping at cieling lights.
finding meaning in quiet little launches,
taking refuge up there in silver clouds.
fires brew under your feet. keep going.
carpets hiss with anticipation. smiling
as you step to conveyer belt after belt after...
across the world - it's a map to the end.
beginning of death of past's future's soul.
i don't exist. change is murder. keep going.
inhale; feel. there's nothing here for you.
shave the thought with plastic forks a