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            [post_content] => I. OVERTURE

Black shirts, black trousers
tune up in the dimming lights.
Arms raise to begin - 

II. INTERVAL

Dialogue means tea
and emptied valves. Interval 
means spit avoidance.

III. FINALE

Applause: the vamp bar
endlessly circulating.
Pack up. Hit the pub.
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                    [title] => Lorna Frankel
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