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Mar 24
Listless
but not lacking lists
we drift from start of task to task
half a heart engaged
half a mind to dash
make a break for clean air
and there’s the rub

our chimp brains love
and chimp arms seek hugs
but they must stay empty
at least
until the dust settles
Dave Robertson
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Dave Robertson  44/M/UK
(44/M/UK)   
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   Gideon
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