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Leaving Orbit
by Deborah P. Kolodji
i watch
the shrinking
no one
sees mine
i possess
no portals
to wave
how far
we measure
in heart beats
that move

        light speeds
        away from
        my family

moving far
away from
my world

        moving even
        away from

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"Leaving Orbit" ©2000 Deborah P. Kolodji. Used by permission of the author.
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