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The flowers are white in Ypres
Bunches of thousands
Planted gardenlike in rows
Unblooming
No variegation, letters,
Numbers, names as
Shadows in the changing light
Fertilized with life, with death
Unmoving. Uncheering
Still
Only the poppies wave

Martin Swords
July 2014

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