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What Goes Around...

Clapton’s first three chords,
 his last three chords,
 my words have done the same

Verses once muddled,
distant and skewed,
now thunder down like rain

The syllables left
are short and pointed,
their edges razor sharp

To cut the remaining
clinging vines
—setting fire to the dark

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2020)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 18, 2020

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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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