William Matthews

(November 11, 1942 - November 12, 1997 / Cincinnati, Ohio)

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No Return


I like divorce. I love to compose
letters of resignation; now and then
I send one in and leave in a lemon-
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  • Martin O'Neill (2/11/2012 4:22:00 AM)

    I love this! Such black humour, interlinked with a poet's concentration of language to convey the feel and texture of the moment. Great poem. (Report) Reply

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