Tagged: last

from holiday to

from holiday to
holiday to holiday,
the neighbors compete

for who leaves up their decor the
longest, who takes them down first
.
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the dining table

the dining table
for the rest of our
lives, our first and
last, arrived
at sixteen minutes
past four this
afternoon, a
seventy-year-old
danish lady, with
a few wrinkles and
countless stories
tucked into
her sleeves, wrapped
carefully against the
first of december’s
chill, stepping out onto
the curb, in the
arms of gentle robert
.
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the first and last time

on a scale of summer-

on a scale of summer-
to-autumn, October has
finally tipped the scale
slightly in favor of
cooling down. we sit
on our Brooklyn
stoops, greeting
and enjoying
the last of the
last of the last
of summer – hi, it’s
good to see you again

.
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slice me a sliver

knowing it won’t last

last, but not least, my

before evening

before evening
ends and morning
begins, we will
gather for one
last round, our
bellies nine-tenths
golden
, dreams
four-fifths clearer
.
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