Mark Jarman’s “Seam” – May’s Atlantic Monthly poem

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SEAM

Mark Jarman

The pain can be endured until it can’t.
The therapy will work until it won’t.
The light will fill the room until it’s out.
The kisses halt, or should, when one says
——-“Don’t!”

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