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by Phil Brown


The Hermit

Near my school
was a hill of red earth
where an old hermit lived.

We skirted it carefully
each afternoon
going to our homes.

He threw rocks
from a distance
and cursed us.

We laughed and went away singing.

The stones fell short at our backs,
and his curses
melted into tears.

by Phil Brown

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