Another name escapes recalling,
wanders toward obscurity

(where history
forgets the time

and place
is lost for words);

its only hope:

some memory
to spare it from oblivion.

Who © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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28 words (prompt limit).  Death / Name Said Last Time brevity challenge prompt - link: https://allpoetry.com/contest/2772116-28-words-or-less---time---Banksy-noguest
Submitted: February 13, 2021

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