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Surprises

by James H. English

So this is how it ends.
No tears, nor bitter words,
And hoarse voices whispering hoarse farewells
As our hands slip away,
One from the other.
How foolish I have been;
How very foolish,
To have loved you
And refused
To believe it.


James H. English, 26, is an employee of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, and an occasional student at Florida State University, when the two are getting along well. He can be e-mailed at jheng@freenet.scri.fsu.edu.
General information: Jeff Walsh
Design and HTML: Jase Pittman-Wells
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