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Through chilled bones, shake- -ing, I’m stopped, sense in this room life, all-expanding.
This dark night is cold. I’m inside with blankets. May warmth not sedate me.
Near the riverside, I ain’t gonna study war, peace floods, clears all else.
I have walked this path more than mind can count, body knows, and it knows well.
Bread, drink are served. Your seat is reserved. Sit with us. Remember the taste.
Infant on my chest, babbling, giving in to sleep, far wiser than me.