Were I to die

Were I to die, you should have my inheritance.
Were I to die, you should bury my body.
Were I to die, you should carve my tombstone.
Were I to die, you should be my heir.

Were I to live, you should rejoice.
Were I to live, you should dance.
Were I to live, you should sing in joyous song.
Were I to live, you should be happy.

Were I to live alone, you should grace me with your company.
Were I to live alone, you should be with me when possible.
Were I to live alone, you should do all in your power to see me.
Were I to live alone, you should be my comfort.

Were I to die alone, you should visit my grave.
Were I to die alone, you should lie flowers on my stone.
Were I to die alone, you should pay respects.
Were I to die alone, you should be my visitor.

Alas, I shall not die.
I shall not live.
I shall not live nor die alone.
Ah, my child, for I am not a mortal.
Nor am I immortal.
I am who I am, and that is all I need to be.

The End

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