dirt and sand

we wash away the dirt
but long to be in sand:
and yet, they might be synonyms.
it’s hard to understand —

but that is how we think,
and that is who we are:
where dirt is just a dirty word,
but sand gets good

P.R.

Author: Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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