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Coughing Up Sympathy

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On the commuter train
One damp winter’s dawn –
Quiet except for the tinny beats
Leaking out of headphones
And the rustle of turning freepaper adverts –
A man gets on with a racking cough
And coughs continually for three whole stops. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by angrysampoetry

February 27, 2012 at 10:51 am

Posted in Poems, Text

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