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  • louise
    Mary Jo, I m afraid I don t usually know what Trinidad is referring to, and I keep harking back to his personal remarks earlier, which I m perfectly ready to
    Message 1 of 4 , Apr 1, 2004
      Mary Jo,
      I'm afraid I don't usually know what Trinidad is referring to, and I
      keep harking back to his personal remarks earlier, which I'm
      perfectly ready to forget, if I have the chance. So thanks for
      stepping in and being better than constructive.
      Louise


      --- In existlist@yahoogroups.com, "Mary Jo" <alcyon11@y...> wrote:
      > Trinidad,
      >
      > You can't let the pain twist you inside out or bleed you dry. Like
      > Springsteen once said, "let the broken heart stand. it's the price
      > you gotta pay. keep pushin til it's understood and these badlands
      > start treatin us good. no retreat. no surrender. forever free.
      >
      > Good night,
      > Jo
      >
      > --- In existlist@yahoogroups.com, "cribprdb" <trinidad@i...> wrote:
      > > The night of Sunday October 19, he couldn't sleep and lay
      outside
      > on
      > > his cot to watch the stars. The next morning after eating some
      > tuna,
      > > he sat down in front of the TV, notebook in hand, to plan a new
      > > novel; it was to be titled after his father's old shop - The
      > > Spotlight Print. Just getting out of bed Stella heard groans in
      the
      > > bathroom and found him on his knees, vomiting blood. He told her
      he
      > > didn't want to go to the hospital, but he cooperated when the
      > > ambulance attendants arrived. As they were leaving, he said -
      > Stella
      > > I hurt - which shocked her because it was the first time she had
      > > ever heard him complain. Then he shocked her even more by
      saying,
      > > for the second time since they had married - Stella I love you.
      > >
      > > Less than a day later, on the morning of October 21, after
      > > twenty-six blood transfusions, Jean Louis Kerouac died in St.
      > > Anthony's Hospital of hemorrhaging esophageal varices, the
      classic
      > > drunkards death.
      > >
      > > Trinidad
      > >
      > >
      > > --- In existlist@yahoogroups.com, "Mary Jo" <alcyon11@y...>
      wrote:
      > > > Somewhere tonight the light has gone out in her baby's eyes
      > > > Somewhere tonight the breath has gone out of a suffering sigh
      > > > Somewhere tonight a young man is unbuttoning her blouse
      > > >
      > > > Somewhere tonight a body is dragged in the street
      > > > Somewhere tonight a baby is dead at the breast
      > > > Somewhere tonight a lover is lost in her thighs
      > > >
      > > > I cry when you threaten your suicide
      > > > I scream when you give up your mind
      > > > I weep as you murder your other
      > > >
      > > > You cowards
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