Creative Column: ‘Distance’ by Dan Power

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Different time zones.
He travels 10,000 miles.
Still cannot make time.
/
Different language.
She becomes fluent in his.
Still can’t understand.
/
Different people.
Sometimes minds touch, become one.
But still, different.

 

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