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In downtown Dili

As the Peacekeepers’ trucks rumbled importantly by
(their helicopters clacking overhead)
And the children made their way to their teacherless schools
And the dust seeped into every crack and pore,

Someone

Had thoughtfully covered
The bottomless pothole in the centre of the road

With a delicate parasol.

 

jpm

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