PUPUSAS FOR A SPY

Jesus Betancourt 1955 (New York)



While on assignment in San Salvador
My contact cooked up her country's favorite dish
It became a food, I would ask for more
For my last meal on earth, this is one I'd wish

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For all the spies, I've loved before.

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Written on December 08, 2021

Submitted by jb809499 on December 09, 2021

Modified on April 06, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABAB
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 172
Words 34
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 4

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