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More than thirteen years
have passed
since the New Year's Eve that she almost committed suicide
and nothing has happened
in that time
to mitigate her inveterate remorse
for failing
to have carried it out.

She has touched no life
in a way that could have been missed.

Nor has she been touched.


-Marc Weber (beatvibe@aol.com)