‘Goodbye’

by Lucy Mellor

 

It was new and I was awakening

Springing into life

Vines of ivy intertwined

The sun adored us

And we basked in its glory;

It won’t set on us.

Defiance of nature

The chill sets in

I curl into myself

Time for things to die

Distance is a poison and I hope,

That when I awake from my slumber

I will be untwined from you.

The Poor Print

The Poor Print is Oriel College's student newspaper, with contributions from across the JCR, MCR, SCR, and staff. Our current Executive Editors are Siddiq Islam and Jerric Chong.

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