(poetry diary 92) Japanese American internment is ‘precedent’ for national Muslim registry, prominent Trump backer says – Derek Hawkins – The Washington Post – November 17, 2016

From Our Album
         I.Before the War”
“Before the war”
means Fresno, a hedged-in house,
two dogs in the family.
Blackie, the small one, mine,
lapped at his insides
on the floorboard, on the way to the doctor.

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