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To A Lady Who Believes Me Dead

Poem written circa 1962

of course, my dear, I realize you hated my fingernails
and the shape of my feet, at least,
or the night curses
against what I could not guess...


Cold Dogs in the Courtyard - pg. 8 - 1965

Magazines and periodicals

Outsider - No. 2 - 1962
South And West: A National Literary Quarterly - Vol. 1 - No. 3 - 1962

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