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Kathy Jacobs
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A Guffaw

of gulls accused of abuses,
free runners of the air
graceful, delicate flight action
catches your chucked morsel

in a speed vault

mid air

above the squabbled ducks,

they are not seagulls
perched on fishing smack masts,
but laughing gulls on lit lampposts
in retail parks.

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