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Moving

back on track - packs, racks
books, shelves - knowledge of ourselves
hopes, wishes - cats, fishes
frames with pictures - dreams, fictions
moved, stowed, packed - mostly wrapped
stapled, taped, screwed - fixed, renewed
stacked in place - filling space
hectic and fast - close to a blast
coloring the white - beautiful - bright

warmth crawls back - filling the gap
the gap that you left - -

Me, of all hope bereft.
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Submitted on May 01, 2011

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