18. He played

He played with
His ignorance-neighbour.
Therefore,
His name died
Before his body's death.

He played with
His knowledge-brother.
Therefore,
His name lived
Long after his body's death.

He played with
His Compassion-Mother.
Therefore,
Mother Earth claimed
His unparalleled beauty.

He played with
His Silence-Father.
Therefore,
Father Heaven claimed
His soul's fulfilled duty.