Robert Hamill

Reluctant Guest

Boy in Clothes Sleeping

Reluctant guest in foreign ghetto
Jostles bed for thin, bare spot
Hanging beads quiet hot August air

Strange arm drapes his young shoulder
Awakened visitor slips
To empty stoop of darkened ghetto

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Original Version of “Reluctant Guest”

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