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Aug 2017

This lumbering power forward    
with knots on his head    
from bumping the rim        
has a tongue like Michael Jordan’s    
You were recruited
to play on the team
with our passing pigmy point guard
not to date his little sister

And that's the long and short of it

Richard L Ratliff
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