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Infinity

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Infinity

.......and then he created untested equations,
arranging them numerically in the blackboard,
as he sipped his Ethiopian coffee. "Something
is missing......" he thought to himself,
as he anxiously held his white chalk;
there was no duster - he didn't believe in errors,
yet he felt that his equations were inadequate;
malnourished.
He wondered whether his equations would outlive
the Great Flood of Infinity, after the end of Time.
Speaking of time, there was no time - his equations
were eating away his mortality, like a group of tiny
black holes......

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

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Date: 5/2/2017 9:35:00 AM
Well written prose Teddy.
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 5/3/2017 7:24:00 AM
Thank you so much, James!! :-)
Date: 4/29/2017 12:42:00 PM
White chalk and black holes, hey? Did he ever run out of coffee, if there was no time? Nice one and congratulations...
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 4/30/2017 10:43:00 AM
Hehehe. He was running out of chalk, coffee, and time..... Thanks Kai, for your kind applause, and enjoying my piece!! ;-)
Date: 4/27/2017 10:52:00 AM
A kind of purgatory I suppose, congratulations Teddy...
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 4/28/2017 7:43:00 AM
Btw, yeah, I hadn't perceived it like that before..... Thank you so much Charles, for your kind applause!!! ;-)
Date: 4/27/2017 10:51:00 AM
Awesome idea and nicely penned Teddy!
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 4/28/2017 7:40:00 AM
Thank you so much for enjoying my piece, Sara!! *^_^*
Date: 4/26/2017 9:07:00 PM
Teddy, this had my remaining braincells running for cover....screaming...WTF. Each time I read it I laugh....and I'm still not sure why. Thanks for entering the contest
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 4/27/2017 3:30:00 AM
Hehehe. I really enjoyed your contest, John!!! Thank you for hosting it!!! ;-)
Date: 4/23/2017 2:09:00 PM
It adds up to a very good poem
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 4/26/2017 12:21:00 AM
Hi Stanley. Thank you for enjoying my verse!! :-)