poetry critical

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Random Poem:

Liliana of the Dead
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Liliana loved to roam the countryside
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through fields near her home,
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hands out, brushing the tall grass with the tips of her tiny fingers.
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She would often wander far until she grew tired,
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then Liliana would stop and sit under a tree,
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usually the biggest most lonely tree she could find
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and watch the birds
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and pick wildflowers
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and then she would lay on her back and close her eyes
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and dream,
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and dream.
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And later, during the return to the homestead
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she would bludgeon and dismember local farm animals,
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drink their blood and keep the bones and skulls
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for later use in bizarre Daemonic rituals.
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