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Until last night I had never been alone,
never bereft of sleep

Until last night I had never been afraid,
never afraid to dream

Until last night my thoughts were in stone,
indecision a foreigner sure

Until last night my will had been staid,
my conscience both steadfast and pure

—until last night

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2018)
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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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