poetry critical

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Random Poem:

To Nagasaki,

I think I would have liked
to meet your children.
I am certain
that they would have
attained your knack
for polishing silverware
and knitting.
on sundays,
they could sing choral hymns
and on fridays, they would
scutter up the stairs
from school
eagerly greeting the weekend.
it is too bad
they were blown to pieces -
I told you not to go
to Nagasaki

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