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Love Takes A Bow



I look at the money,
asking what’s it all mean

From the toys to the honey,
and the years in between

I look at the statements,
as my love takes a bow

Thanking God my abatement,
although late—came about

(Villanova Pennsylvania: November, 2016)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on November 06, 2016

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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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