Link to click to read death poems which are part of the literary writings in the book called THIS IS A PICTURE OF YOUR GOD: A HUGH COOK READER

DYING WE CAN DO TOMORROW


Dying we can do tomorrow.
Today there are the demands of
Chocolate,
Ice cream,
Coffee
And my daughter's arms
Outflung in an amazed
"All mine!":
Splendid with possession,
Rejoicing
In the spectacle of presents
At her second-ever Christmas.