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24/365: Goodbye, David

David is dead now.
This weird knowledge unmoors me,
makes me twenty-three.
We drink tea in morning light
and laugh at his nakedness.

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The above poem is based on the Japanese tanka.

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23/365: The Wild, Orchestral Contraction