The hands of the clock ticked his life away,
As the nurse with her clipboard ticked his rights away.
No hellos salutations the cancer came uninvited,
No goodbyes farewells his family pretended to be uninvited.
The tick in tick-tock
Is a parasite
Your lifeblood it sucks
Along with your might.
They’re gone like the night.
It paints your skin white
Throws your soul to new heights
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