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June 2009, vol 5 no 2

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Martin Gottlieb Cohen

 

Alone

I was looking for work when I first came down to South Jersey and on this day, I cut through the local Absecon cemetery to get to the bus stop. I noticed a crooked gravestone and discovered the date of the deceased was in the mid-1800s. For that moment, I felt very alone.

cemetery ridge
names appear in the rain

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