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Drown Me
SparksOverEmbers Released Oct 30, 2013

Drown me 
Drown me in the river 
And send my body to the ocean

Pull me
Pull me with the currents
Pull me to the wild winds, send me home again, oh

Waves are
Waves are breaking on the shorelines
And all the names I’ve ever borne are

Offered up on frozen winds
To catch in trees with branches bending
To my body, come to rest on roots sunk down into the water—

Coursing out across the ocean
Take me back, oh take me home—

Wake me, oh
Pull me from the river,
With the whispers ringing in my ears of names and shores
And roots sunk deep
And let me stand. 

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