April 1986


They asked me at work

the other day

what Id give you for Easter

(as if youd not enough)

amazed, I replied



Now I wonder

could Easter be to them

what it is to me?


Birthdays bear gifts

and Christmas too

and sometimes days unnamed

surely, today of all

forgiveness is enough


They Asked Me at Work
A poem by Peter Rhebergen

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