Nashua Street, 2003

I spent three nights in a holding cell

with nothing to read

except the graffiti about Egleston's

no-tellin' brothas

and, I kid you not,

a 1928 Book of Common Prayer

I had recently borrowed

from the Copley Library.

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Written on 2019-09-04 at 03:16

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