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The Names

Rating: 4.8

Yesterday, I lay awake in the palm of the night.

A soft rain stole in, unhelped by any breeze,

And when I saw the silver glaze on the windows,

I started with A, with Ackerman, as it happened,

Then Baxter and Calabro,

Davis and Eberling, names falling into place
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John Cabrera 25 January 2012

nice poem. it touched my heart.

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Joseph Pedulla 15 December 2017

You were only touched when you read the dedication, for the poem by itself makes no sense at all. So the poem cannot touch anyone. Why can't he work the event into the poem? All we get is pretty little pictures, like doilies and Precious Moments figurines in an old lady's China cabinet. Sugar and saccharine.

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Osama Bin Laden 26 February 2018

your a because i blowed up your country

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Joseph Pedulla 15 December 2017

Why so many odd images? Names in the small tracks of birds! What? No, Billy. Try this: I will seek Aaron and find out how he took his coffee and what side of the bed he slept on. Did he throw righty? And if I do this from A to Z, I will drag my finiteness home, sweating and bedraggled, certain for the first time in my life that I am not God. Go big, Billy, or don't go at all!

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Tommy 15 July 2018

I disagree. You're a dumbass. Let's agree to disagree because I'm right and you're wrong. Saitama will become Evil in order to create a hero strong enough to give him a challenge and ultimately defeat him which will make him happy just after he fubuki and tatsumaki in a threesome. And gives Genos sloppy seconds oh wait Genos has no.

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hi 13 September 2021


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Claudia 13 July 2021

I have 5 of your books, and I love them all.

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jamarcus 08 September 2020

I think this is a really nice poem

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Audrey 01 May 2020

I reallllllllly liked your poem

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qkqg1 08 October 2019

Kevon big forehead was history

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