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“Any Enduring Answer Defeats the Purpose”

by Steve Orlen

If you watch them from the far side of the bar, you might think,
By the quick slashes of expostulation and the table-banging of reply,

That they’re arguing. The waitress guesses it’s football, or their wives.
The old gods hear the words good and evil, and pause in their roaming, . . .

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