This Shortest Day

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

The sun is directly
above the Tropic
of Capricorn, a topic
of interest only
perhaps to pedants
and gangsters—and
fortunetellers
and, of course, lovers.
It’s all right.
Just means more night.
But who knows what
all darkness covers?

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