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walking near northwestern university

walking near northwestern university: taxis trumpet together. pine necks stretch towards busy clouds. the seamless face of a grey-silver cement pool. cleansing scents of a flamboyant forest – the woods are starkly quiet. a student streams by – her rugged face paints a sunbeam gaze. a harshly manicured garden is a western metaphor. strutting scholars chatter, not lamenting that they are idealists in a bleeding world. i stop for a pop feeling the world’s tension with poetic attachment.

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Date: 9/29/2020 5:12:00 PM
bravo, rick! i love this!
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