Murder mile

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Rome lays bare its bones,

a body dissected for sightseers:

in a corner of the square, the spot in 44 BC

where the Senate met and Caesar fell.

Pillars, ruined temples, marble lavs

uncovered, for the cats to roam.

Let developers

gnash their teeth in vain.   


In the nearby shadows of a back street

small shrine to politician Aldo Moro,

found in the boot of a Ren...

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The Oldies


Mature English Blonde lady

offers no rush massage.

Old postcards wanted

by private collector.

Continence care:

bed protection,

pads, briefs, accessories.


Wanted: Dinky toys, model trains.

Underwear by post.

Understanding attractive

Continental lady offers

memorable massage

to discerning gentlemen

in discreet Marylebone surroundings.



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New Year's Eve, Tewkesbury

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Listing buildings, confluence of rivers,

shops full of bric a brac. Ghosts

in the museum, compiled

by clairvoyants: an inventory

of restless spirits. Well-kept secrets,

alleys and passages,

unsignposted Wars of the Roses

battlefield, tracking the blood shed.

Naked trees in midwinter,

the turning of the year.

Within the abbey a woman’s voice,

calm, compassionat...

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