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Thursday, 2 May 2013

35 Days: 28 April - Poem # 16 The Machine

Every day he came to tend to the machine,

stood watching its mysterious motions;

the cogs turning in locked synchrony;

the rods and pistons rhythmic push and pull;

the ratchets ratcheting; the flywheels flying.

Every day her carefully dripped oil

into the correct points and channels;

watched it ooze to the machine's heart;

watched it spread renewal to the actions.

And every day he wondered, "What is it all for?"