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An Incident Outside Normandy

Poem written circa 1960

entering the cabin, the face was burnt--
shell hands clasping skull and brain,
old friend, and they put away their rifles
the brilliant pine and sludged steel...

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Merlin's Magic - Vol. 2 - No. 6 - February-March - 1961

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