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Oxford Town (after Brecht)


A student gives

the last slice of his pizza

to a beggar

and a man who was hungry

is less so.

(Although the world isn’t changed by this.)


One stranger gives

the last slice of a pizza

to another,

the world

isn’t changed by this,

(although someone who was hungry

is less so.)


Martin Edwards

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