Dead City

The blood has dried
The trembling stopped
A heart gone quiet midway.

The car horns loud
And the people shout
As they throw him far away.

And yet she waits
With a wagging tail
If he might move once more.

A love has died
On a road tonight
In a city long dead before.

© Arindam Dey

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