From Death Within

We all know Death.
She touches us in different ways.
Death can come quickly…
…or be quite prolonged.
We all know her.

We cannot escape Death.
Despite new advances.
Or new medications…
…we are not resistant.
We cannot escape her.

We try to fight Death.
Struggling to hold on.
Another fleeting moment…
…with you at my side.
We cannot fight her.

We give…