Categories Poetry like a funeral Post author By TEGD Post date July 1, 2015 1 Comment on a funeral The featured image is “The premature burial” by Antoine Wiertz (1806-1865) painted in 1854. This poem, written approximately in elegiac couplet, was inspired by a memory inspired by the first stanza of lyrics in Hozier’s “Take Me To Church.” Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Tags death, funeral, poem, poetry, take me to church By TEGD I write abecedarian sequences View Archive → ← naturally occurring phenomenon → a burial shroud One reply on “a funeral” What a thought-provoking poem. Intriguing imagery. 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.