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Monday 20 January 2014


Sixty years later, I am frozen
in my dream of loveliness,
moments before his vanishing.

Soft sea breeze,
the slippery taste of chocolates,
his arm circling me
as he held the binoculars,
male breath,
the prickle of his moustache.

Paralysis set in,
the colours of the scene
began to fade.

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