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last tee shirt
by Kathryn M Collins

Sunday, November 15, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
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I wish I had kept a tee shirt with my husban's aroma

last tee shirt

Give it away. NoÖ
throw it out.

Goodwill doesnít want this
lonely overwashed tee-shirt.

One thing I didnít figure on
was it being the final straw.

A skin close shirt softly soiled with
you is what I crave today,

to have you back in dirty tee and jeans.

A clean one a day, didnít keep the doctor away.

© Kathryn M. Collins
November 15, 2009

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Reviewed by D Johnson 11/16/2009
There is a deeper story in your writing that leaves the reader wanting to know more. The sign of a story weaver.

Cheers and peace,
Dan
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 11/16/2009
What you had never will go away, not eve the memory of a T-shirt gone.

Georg

Reviewed by Gene Williamson 11/15/2009
I love the way you write, Kathryn. -gene.
Reviewed by Felix Perry 11/15/2009
Sadly poignant and when we lose someone the desire to hold onto something that was close to them is strong.

Fee



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