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Dessert

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Dessert


Just look how he lives, 
the judges would say 
as they see him sitting 
in a restaurant. 
He never touches; 
conversation abbreviated; 
thinks all the time about souls
but no one feels him;
solitude and light praises, 
acts of presumption and 
expectations about invisible ghosts 
with bodies of distance and dream.

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  1. Date: 4/16/2013 3:19:00 PM
    Nice poem.

  1. Date: 4/1/2013 9:58:00 AM
    - An interesting poem, well done Don! - I like it. - oxox / / Anne-Lise