E. M. Schorb


E. M. Schorb Poems

1. Copperheads 1/20/2003
2. Leadbelly 1/20/2003
3. The Nursing Home 1/20/2003

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The Nursing Home

There are more women than
men in the nursing home and
more men than old doctors.

Staff doctors visit once a
month. The few old men do
very little but sleep. Two

or three of them occasionally
gather outside in clear
weather for a smoke, which

is allowed them. I suppose
those in charge feel that
it can make no difference

now, and it brings the old
men a little pleasure. I
sit and chat with them

sometimes. Perhaps "chat"
is a bit too lively a word
to describe what passes for

conversation during ...

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