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Cut While Shaving

Rating: 3.6

It's never quite right, he said, the way people look,
the way the music sounds, the way the words are
written.
It's never quite right, he said, all the things we are
taught, all the loves we chase, all the deaths we
die, all the lives we live,
they are never quite right,
they are hardly close to right,
these lives we live
one after the other,

piled there as history,
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M Asim Nehal 02 October 2015

Nice poem yet again............

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Iohannes Silvaticus 28 October 2008

I love Charles. He threw the mirror downstairs. Insanely brilliant violent man.

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Walter Durk 10 September 2007

A fine commentary on life, our lives, the lives we live. Although we may understand it (or not) , life is there, waiting for us to walk down the stairway into it, again and again.

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