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Lexington Poetry Month
The First One
15Jun2017
article by
K Gray
Poem
1

I want to think you are right–
the way you call ultimatums “promises”,
how you think things may change
if I talk to someone other than you
for once

(“You need professional help”)

I want to think you won’t leave–
not first–
as you grow
smaller
and smaller


One response to “The First One”

  1. Joseph says:

    😔. Felt, K

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