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Gert Strydom

Rookie - 819 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

Absalom

When you did hang like a scarecrow
on your hair
on cedar branches
caught in your own guilt
and megalomania

a father's heart was torn,
was cut in two
and although you saw him as a enemy
you never knew the depth
of his love for you.

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