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Liilia Talts Morrison

Rookie - 342 Points (August 20,1937 / Estonia)

My Best


While you are in my life
those few moments
we speak
sit together
have a cup of coffee
mention the weather
the family
the ills
the pills

in those few moments
let me give you my best
try not to lie
to sigh

let me listen
just a little bit more
and talk
just a little bit less

it may be
we will never
meet again
or talk
of weather
or ills
or pills.

Submitted: Sunday, April 13, 2014
Edited: Monday, April 14, 2014

Topic of this poem: talking


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