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Thursday, June 27, 2013
Sorrow departs sweetly in the worst scenes of good opera:
Huge breasts bound tightly by slag-made cross-your-heart design
or deceptive concrete cups, ruching, and Empire's feign of draping flag,
chubby hands clamped to a pale quarter-inch of forehead's foundational