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  • Gary Hunter

For the Super Seniors - June 5, 2022

I am sugar

for flies

without wings


fresh air

for hallways

of stale perfume


my words get wrinkles

to bend and stretch

like the good ol’ days

twisting our histories

we look back together

touch a funny bone

brush shoulders

laugh


because it feels good

when you’re old

to feel something good

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