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Thou Shalt Not Kill

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A Memorial for Dylan Thomas


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They are murdering all the young men.
For half a century now, every day,
They have hunted them down and killed them.
They are killing them now.
At this minute, all over the world,
They are killing the young men.

They know ten thousand ways to kill them.
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Chris Robideaux 29 October 2015

Rexroth at his very best! A preternaturally insightful tribute to the son of the wave.

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