Sundown Syndrome

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She’s sweet at daytime.

When the light begins to fade,

her demons escape.


*Haiku was inspired by the film, The Visit in which there
is a reference to Sundowning, or Sundown Syndrome. It seems to be triggered by fading light, and symptoms can get worse as the night goes on. (

*Haiku is dedicated to Garry Maurice of Some Kind of Blog who wrote an outstanding film review of The Visit (Click here to visit and follow his blog). ❀