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Emily Kendal Frey

Gulf of Sorrows

If we were
a black velvet

painting I’d
come

out of the frame
and hit

the arc of your
pain

a bat
in the rafters

There, now
we can

rest

Emily Kendal Frey, Sixth Finch. Summer 2013.

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