D.N. Rebb Poems

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1.
Hitchhike

Left my home town just before six am
The right thumb was my only ride
Someone finally stopped, thank you ma'am
Heading to the city that has nothin' to hide
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2.
Idle

I once wanted it all
But now search no more
As I let inner peace soar
And watch others now crawl
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3.
Between Ninth And Woodhaven

At twenty one, ventured on
Found a place between Ninth and Woodhaven
What a strange place to come upon
Yet it felt like a new heaven
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4.
Born In West Berlin

I was born in West Berlin
In part of Olde Wedding
Five years after the bullying empowerment
A city left to its mother's abandonment
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5.
Timeline By Numbers

Day 1,1 turns 18
Day 2,1 obtains 1 AR-15
Day 3,1 has 375 rounds then
Day 5,1 gets 1 more gun
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6.
An East Quebec Account - part 1 - The Hospital Room

The room, consumed in mournful silence
Labored breathing echoes between the concrete walls
Out in the lobby, plenty of action, in here it feels timeless
Like busy ants, the nurses keep shuffling around in the hall
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7.
An East Quebec Account - Part 2 - The Brasserie

Honoring his dad's sketched maps to track
The canoe carefully strapped to his rental car
And the weeklong supplies tossed in the back
His first time alone walking through that hotel door
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8.
Blame You All

I heard a voice from the other room whisper
(HATE MY LIFE, AND EVERYTHING THAT GOES WITH IT
I BLAME YOU ALL, BLAME YOU ALL)
I really should have been a better listener
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9.
Definition Of Love

The heart has its own mind
Guilt, though, has no vision
Honesty maintains missing links
Then what truly defines love?
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10.
Fatherly Advice

He'll bring her to Sunday dinner this week
It was time to meet his parents
Their blessings, he was trying to seek
Courage better make an appearance
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