The minutes click over
Digital clockface
Another prepackaged meal
Untouched by human hands
Long lonely stairway
Lonely flat lonely night
Polyestercold sheets ghostly touch
upon skin
polythene wrapped soul
Human hearts, human touch

J.E.McL may 1979

(for a friend lost in the mists of time)

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