Two tomatoes

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Two tomatoes, by John Lyons

Two tomatoes

I paint
as I write
to the best
of my abilities
I don’t make war

I loathe
the Belfast
moored down
by City Hall
I detest its iron
ugliness
its latent
aggression

My salad days
are not yet over
I hope they last
forever

John Lyons

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