In the Next Galaxy – Ruth Stone

In the Next Galaxy
 
 

Things will be different.
No one will lose their sight,
their hearing, their gallbladder.
It will be all Catskills with brand
new wrap-around verandas.
The idea of Hitler will not
have vibrated yet.

While back here,
they are still cleaning out
pockets of wrinkled
Nazis hiding in Argentina.
But in the next galaxy,
certain planets will have true
blue skies and drinking water.

 
Ruth Stone
 

 

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Posted on August 15, 2012, in All Posts, Poetry. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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