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The Tree That Won't LIsten

Joe Henderson 1976 (Jacksonville)



How you have risen
And so you glisten
How your branches fall in the rain
Pine cones rolling off the trailer’s frame
All the bark that refrains
Soon, I’ll chop you down and burn you in vein
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Submitted by joereal on April 18, 2021

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