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(07new!) Faith

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The buffet opens
and no one comes.
The waiters stand around
in their white shirts
crisp as the tablecloths.
The food is the day's offering,
regardless of its fate,

and a poet
sits at his table drinking tea,

scrawling in his notebook
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Linda Hepner 01 June 2007

You write regardless of who comes, but this one has been tasted and it's good.

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Nimal Dunuhinga 27 May 2007

Really It very faithful.

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Alison Cassidy 27 May 2007

Max I can see you sitting there, and understand this poem so well. A slice of life penned to perfection. It's what you don't say that you convey so eloquently. love, Allie xxxx

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