How Fragile is a Bird's Wing?

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Cut through the sky

Submitted: February 01, 2012

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To cut through the sky
she cuts loose
sheds weight, disparity, sliced thin
smeared titanium white streaks
mixed and mishaped
tarnished and vile
the machinary claps and spits
one chesty cough
delivered by lungs so sadly weeping

and the bird falls from the sky
and from the world.


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