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On The Sidewalks And In The Sun

Poem written circa 1972

I have seen an old man about town
carrying an enormous pack.
he uses a walking stick
and moves up and down the sidewalks...

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Pure Smutte - No. 1 - November - 1972

on the sidewalks and in the sun - 1972 - carbon  [Manuscript differs from collected version]

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On The Sidewalk And In The Sun

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