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Monday 13 June 2011

Man in Minehead

Ghosts wander his thoughts,
tears loosen in his eyes.
Inside he was in his twenties,
flirting with the waitress in
the café, which smelt of gravy.

A short, struggling walk. 
Back to the bedsit.

Soon his trousers will return to Oxfam,
A hymn will sing him through the curtains.

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