i wished for it

The Santa Ana winds in Southern California swe...

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i got it

a warm night

wind

in winter

a breeze under an

enormous avocado tree

over a deck

with friends

i can’t remember

not knowing.

the ocean sighing

close by

i drift to sleep

while moths

spin around the lampshade.

flushed

with

hope.

i

rest.

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