Jacques du Lumerie
I Only Knew It From Hearsay (First Line) - Poem by Jacques du Lumerie
I only knew it from hearsay
From what people told me
In the streets of broken bones.
I only knew it when they died
Bitterness hanging from their lips
Tears in their eyes.
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