Prayer to Ereshkigal II

by Rebecca Buchanan

great queen
beneath the earth:
in your palace
of ash bone
and brilliant blue stone:
I pray:
welcome _____
into your twilit halls
with cups of rich beer
platters of mint lamb
and honeyed figs____

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