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Dermot McGarthy

Poems of Dermot McGarthy

1. Atlantis 3/28/2013
2. Cocoon 1/17/2013
3. Final Day 3/27/2013
4. For Joey Ramone 1951-2001 5/19/2014
5. Killing Time 3/30/2013
6. King of The Jungle 3/28/2013
7. Nature Always Wins 1/20/2013
8. Postcard from Basildon 3/28/2013
9. The Crossword 3/15/2013
10. The Search 1/18/2013
11. Wally Lives In Wisconsin 1/17/2013

The Search

Seagulls congregate like taxis along the liffey walls,
Lovers lock lips for September memories,
As street beggars inspect their daily hauls.
A man trudges homeward under the heavy burden of guilt,
Another searches for his conscience in vain,
Among the city's filth.
Youngsters sail by in innocent guile,
Judge, jury and defendants in some far flung future trial.
Life's sinful soldiers eagerly possessed,

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