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"So I took her up on her suggestion / And emerged from my reclusivity / At least for forty-five minutes or so / Fired up my old Chrysler and go man go"


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I called up the supermarket to ask

If I could buy my apples with a check

The lady who answered allowed her mask

To slip a bit and she asked "What the heck

Do you think people do and where have you

Been?  Under a rock somewhere?"  That was fair

As it was an unusual question

 

So I took her up on her suggestion

And emerged from my reclusivity

At least for forty-five minutes or so

Fired up my old Chrysler and go man go

I found some brown rice which was very nice

Ten pounds of apples and boxes of tea

They accepted a check  ...even from me

 

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Reviewed by J. Allen Wilson
Steve...hiding sometimes can hide many a hurt, yet healing and renewal comes from buying an apple today...I enjoyed the write and peace and comfort to you always.

Allen
Reviewed by Judy Lloyd (Reader)
Good for you and got get them Steve.
Reviewed by Felix Perry
Sometimes you just have to make a start at reaching out to the real world and the society we must deal with.

Felix
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