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Peace for Me Now | A Poem by Donal Mahoney

(after Baghdad)

On the table by the window
balanced on its spine

this leaflet
butterfly open

and still as a

Peace for me now
zephyr through leaflet.

Peace for me soon
caribou and snow,

loping caribou
and caribou reclining.


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