Maranth saw the universe collapse
umbrella-shaped around him
and feared he would be too late.
He had lingered over-long
and now there was no time.
Around him the universe furled
and fell still
but his ship sped on.
E'en such is time! which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have; And pays us naught but age and dust, Which, in the dark and silent…
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