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16 Oct17

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I should like the world to end
in just this way.
Eight musicians
in the town square.
People arrive
a few at a time
join hands
and begin dancing.
Four steps to the left
four to the right.
Hands held high
in a flower pattern.
Little by little
more come
to join the circles
and dance gravely
until at the end
with hands held high
in a flower pattern
the whole world dances
to eight musicians
in the town square.

Michael Swan

in collection, Tiger Dreams / Vise Cu Tigri, 2014, Niculescu,
ISBN 978-973-748-803-9