Elizabeth Poreba October 1, 2012 - 9:46am
I don’t want to look.Besides, why think of
just one death whenthis morning 300 in Cairo—
I need to be ableto turn to the class tomorrow
and say Good Morning,Good Morning
This poem was written in response to the daily readings from Meeting Christ in Prayer.
Elizabeth Poreba teaches high school in Manhattan. She has published a chapbook, available from Finishing Line Press.
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