Such melodies to be released
from bone-dry reeds and dulling brass,
the warping wood, and strings gone mum.

Lend drums a pulse! Breathe flutes alive!
Press dusty keys. Let songs revive
what silence stilled yet never killed!

Orchestration © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Submitted: September 11, 2021

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