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Underground Beloved

It’s possible of course to fall in love each morning with every living being on the train. Buried as one in the subway tomb we arise with our original face. Witness the teenage parents with their son whose oceanic baby‐gaze cajoles strangers from their cocoons. Or the moment we rise to cross the Charles with🔒

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Alexander Levering Kern lives in Somerville, Mass.


Posted in: January 2016: Quakers and the Political Process, Poetry

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