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61/365: The Haircut

I got a haircut,
and I felt human again,
real, seen, alive.
An old woman touched my arm.
"You look like a kind lady."

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The above poem is based on the Japanese tanka.

Grace in Small Things: Sunday Edition #128

A Real Haircut, Because I'm a Grown-Up