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I've always been 
hypnotized by smoke,
how it curls and hangs floating,
the only bare remains of 
fleeting thoughts.
The scent raises nostalgia
from thin air.
My sweet grandmother
in her warm kitchen,
sipping milk with ice,
waving the trails 
of her lit cigarette away.
They danced like phantoms.

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  1. Date: 7/18/2013 1:04:00 PM
    And I have been hypnotized by smell, am so glad I read this piece, it's brilliant!! You chose to write on such a unique matter. I appreciate your comment on my page, thanks!

  1. Date: 5/20/2010 10:40:00 AM
    great write i can see it actually very great descriptions and thanks for commenting on my writing to

  1. Date: 1/18/2010 2:49:00 PM
    ooooo! good one. nice imagery and form.

  1. Date: 1/16/2010 5:43:00 PM
    very good write, I had a grand dad that smoked, only I was the one waving it away.