Inheritance

Blue eyes-

flecks of gold

swimming in deep sea.

The couch in the living room-

20 years old, antique and withered,

battered and old.

The IQ on the Binet Test,

higher than the norm;

His brain of numbers,

and figures and facts.

The beat in his heart

silent silent  dead.

 

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