Med Humanities 38:e1 doi:10.1136/medhum-2011-010080
  • Electronic pages - Poetry and prose

Now, a month beyond

  1. Daniel Thomas Moran
  1. Correspondence to Dr Daniel Thomas Moran, 515 Shawmut Ave., Boston, MA 02118, USA; dan{at}danielthomasmoran

We would like it to be different

But it can never be different.

We try to talk about it even more,

As if the words were a salve,

but there are not the right words, not

even the wrong words arranged well.

We want to go back, to do it

all again, but with our eyes wide. …