some symmetry

sounds from long ago are heard 
along the morning sidewalk turn 
towards the worries of the now 
that itch and fester, cut and burn 
but there is beauty in a plan 
and building wrought of yesteryear 
that tried some symmetry to bring 
to lives of chaos, death, 

and fear

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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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