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Tuesday, January 15, 2013

long night

long night . . .
another minute
clicks into place

First published in Frogpond


Blogger Frank... said...

When one cannot sleep a minute is an eternity. Nice one, Bill...

5:40 PM  
Blogger Danièle Duteil said...

Yes ! This minute is an old friend of mine.

1:37 AM  
Blogger John McDonald said...

yes a nice one

12:20 AM  
Blogger Crafty Green Poet said...

excellent, the long slow night of insomnia....

5:13 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

In the Digital Age minutes are more relentless and cruel than they used to be.

Will our great grandchildren understand the meaning of "Wait a second?"

7:10 AM  
Blogger Adelaide said...

All of us insomniacs know only too well how slowly a clock ticks off the minutes. A good one, Bill.


10:52 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, Adelaide. You know W. C. Fields's cure for insomnia: Get lots of sleep.

8:40 PM  

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