(originally published March 1, 2007)


wakes to sunlight and radio
drives with others in mind
plays with neighbors’ dogs
falls off curbs when trying not to
talks to his boss like an equal
leads a shockingly peaceful inner life
lends his money to friends in need
takes vacations whenever possible, to faraway places
leaves no stone unturned
pours over minute details
pretends he doesn’t know the answer when he does
finds treasure among the discarded scraps
believes in a lonesome existence
peels his orange with his left thumb
waits for her to come back

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