Fathers Are Forever

Music: Fugue in F# Major.
By Dimitri Shostakovich. Sequenced by J. Marques.

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Fathers are forever. Even death,
Although a distancing, does not divide
The child from the parent, nor does time,
However long, nor space, however wide.
Enduring beyond silence, beyond breath,
Resonant where hours cease to chime,
Some yearnings inconsolable abide.




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