POCKET WATCH

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TROUBADOR'S CHOICE

 

The pocket watch

sits

on an end table

in the apartment

 

It minds its own business

unaware

that it’s in 

a different time zone

and really six hours

behind the time

it’s arms are suggesting.

 

4-1-06

 

Author's Notes/Comments: 

notes following a trip to Europe and an uncorrected pocket watch.

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Time Is

Determined by earth's rotation rate, the position of the moon, and the direction and speed a fallen ant selects, right? :D