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The Game

April 15, 2010 by · No comments

Kristin Dimitrova

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from My Life in Squares (forthcoming from Smokestack Books, 2010)

We were playing cards with God
when he trumped my king with a two.
‘But God, according to the rules
you cannot do this’ I brandished
my fan of cards.
‘Then think up of some
explanation’ he said.
And dealt again.

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