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Friend

Bond

Bond

An old friend
came to visit—
a few days with
one who shared
grade school times;
like a brother he
calls me and
I am moved.
Stretches of years
from time-to-time—

Knot

Knot

What is it
that troubles me,
that won’t come clean?
It’s an irritant
in itself,
compounding the situation.
If my closest friend
came to me with
the same complaint
I would have

Recovery

Recovery

A close friend
has a financial crisis.
The grim reaper
of economics approaches.                     
All may be lost.
My wily, able friend,
fortified with a
singular talent has
been through this before
and emerged strong.

How Far Do I Go?

How Far Do I Go?

Trampled

Are you on the road
to stop?
I mean, how long
will you travel?
Do you wonder
how much
you should endure?
You look tired,