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November 23, 2018


yes she did



Thank you, Robert. I wonder whether it would be quite as effective without the naming of Barbara and her picture. -- DL

My kid brother was terrified by the old lady when she'd say : "Show Mr. Peabody to the library please!". Love the Santana wind in the opening scene. Very evocative poem!

Thank you, Michael.

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I left it
on when I
left the house
for the pleasure
of coming back
ten hours later
to the greatness
of Teddy Wilson
"After You've Gone"
on the piano
in the corner
of the bedroom
as I enter
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