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People born into barber caste in India specialize in barbering, massaging and playing drums, three distinctly different professions bundled into one. How that happened?
The final scene of Johnny Depp and Tim Burton's version of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street with my idea of what drove Benjamin Barker to become Sweeney Todd. Barker's dark past leads him to a violent future that strips him of everything that he has ever loved.…
This is a poem based on something I inadvertently overheard while waiting my turn in a barbershop. You never know when life's most poetic moments are going to occur.