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Our Silver-Plated American Dream by Maureen Kingston

Posted in Maureen Kingston with tags on February 23, 2011 by Scot

Gran’s
polished bowl
holding
Thanksgiving
rolls

my birth
spoon
hanging
on the wall

daddy’s lucky
liberty dime
nail punched

to make
a necklace
for my
daughter

its edges
honed
& ready
to scratch

the coating
from any
lottery ticket

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