first dark hours

 

in the first dark hours of 2017
on the bitter bluster of the liffey
floated a fleet of spirited voices
carrying a chorus
'cross o'connell street
from the ill-fitting glow
of a baffled burger king

hallelujah
hallelujah

and i
for once
in the chill
longingless

© 2019 courtney lavender

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