Excerpt: Medusa, The Lost Daughter

From “The Departure’s Promise”

What of material nature is more

precious and sacred than the touch of a

mother’s, father’s, or sisters’? These capture

more the mind and heart than the hand which holds

only the physical briefly.”

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Excerpt: Medusa, The Lost Daughter

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From “The Decree”

Revelations from secrets’ past blinds the

sight in the present, as the mind shifts the

blame to soothe the past for the present’s use.

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Excerpt: Medusa, The Lost Daughter

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From “Love Story”

True love is felt not in the rush of warmth,

but in the coldness of sorrow, fear of

losing love, that empty heart no one wants.

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From “The Gray Ones”

He who tries to circumvent his sentence

will still be guilty for the crimes committed

no matter his attempts to forget them.

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Excerpt: Medusa, The Lost Daughter

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From “Athena’s Vengeance”

The best punishment is often the one that

allows the thief to steal the forbidden

and to think he is wise for it until he

is caught and the punishment is a surprise.

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From “The Sinking Ship”

Only a fool tempts a fate he cannot

change or bargains with a sealed deal, when the

only choice left is to comply. Man

drowns as the ship sinks, if he only thinks

of the ship and not of saving himself.

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