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Pere Lachaise

Griffin Elliot

Bury me

In Pere Lachaise

With my sunglasses on

So my grave will read

“He lays as he lived:

Cool and collected.”

And between the tombs

While leaves fall

And flowers wilt

My bones will become

Part of the

Moveable Feast

About the Author

Griffin Elliot is 30 years old. He lives happily in New Jersey with his wife, dog, and cat. Griffin is currently writing his master’s thesis on U.S.-China economic relations for NYU’s GSAS International Relations program. In his spare time, he manages tours for rock bands.

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Pere Lachaise2023-05-11T17:16:32+00:00

lovely morning

Griffin Elliot

cOttON

    SW     A   BS

Floating through

THE

SKY

 

Black tar roof shingles

Break orderly atop

             CLEAN GROUT RED

                 BRICK HOUSES.

 

S

UN

RA

YS

LE

AV

ESHADOWSONTHEDECK.

 

Lovely morning.

By       Griffin

Elliot

About the Author

Griffin Elliot is 30 years old. He lives happily in New Jersey with his wife, dog, and cat. Griffin is currently writing his master’s thesis on […]

lovely morning2023-05-11T17:16:42+00:00
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