Beyond the Tune

Deeper than a melody,

meandering past the count of 4 and across the steady beat,

the lyrics hit me differently each time.

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It sinks deeper and deeper until,

each word brushes against the wounds

and sometimes,

they wrap themselves around a familiar space

bringing back memories of warm fresh bread out of the oven,

to watching people pass by in front of Grandma’s house.

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Ingrained, Etched and sealed across my memory.

The beauty of music beyond its melody.

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