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Pull Me Through The Temples, Pull Me Through The Wine

Poem written circa 1960

the sun borns us and burns us down
like a candle, music loves hunch-backs,
the blackbirds whirl outside my windowpane,
grass goes grass, shoeshines shine...


A Signature of Charles Bukowski - pg. 18 - 1960
Run With the Hunted - pg. 24 - 1962

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Targets - A Signature of Charles Bukowski - No. 4 - 1960

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