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“Blue Lights”

by Thomas Rabbitt

A madman has threatened my life. I mean
An insane human being, adult, male,
Has expressed his need to terminate me.
I carry a pistol. Like an itch. Strange
How desire turns itself over. It’s all
I can do to keep from tracking him down.

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