that once (2)

you scanned across the ages 
to try to find the key: 
in chapters: word and pages, 
for patterned history. 

you sought to understand the cards 
which you, and we, were dealt: 
but at the end, you only found 
what you had firstly 

felt

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen Servant is an online poet working in a style that's been described as "compulsive". In real life, he is an actuary, because being a poet wasn't unpopular enough.

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