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A Poem: Regret 

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abhorred pictures kept polished

memories

toys to play make-believe

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a bowl of gilded apples

a ceaseless sink

hands raw

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walled with mirrors

parallel universes

one candle

a legion of scouring suns

Tithonus lamenting never night

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