20 Sep
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Always Blowing

winds-of-changeBest not to forget there is no respite from the “eight worldly winds” of gain and loss, pleasure and pain, praise and blame, fame and disrepute.

by Billy Collins

The woman who wrote from Phoenix
after my reading there

to tell me they were all still talking about it

just wrote again
to tell me that they had stopped

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