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Source: Adults

Author: Rhona Aitken

Title: Dementia

When does humour become panic,
and the funny phrase appal?

When that little fault-line in your mind
opens up too far to be jumped over.

It is so easy to slip
and fall into the abyss
of distant memory.

My mind is mostly clear today.

Will it be tomorrow?

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