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Scandal (a poem)

You can’t do that, my mother said;
It’s giving scandal!
But scandal, great shapechanger,
As anointing oil went by the ravelled thread,
All doggedly intent
On Garabandal (Knock is on ahead),
Fatima, Medjugore; the scent of a manger
On a carpenter’s sandal. Continue reading

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