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    [post_content] => The moon looking down
at the carol singers.
The moon looking down
at carrots
for the reindeer,
wishing he could eat them.
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Nii said of this poem, "Its apparent naivete is both musical and poignant in linking the moon with the idea of responsibility. I found the assonance of carol and carrots, which I'd never noticed before, very striking. Superb work. Short but profound."
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Christmas Moon

Max Dixon

The moon looking down
at the carol singers.
The moon looking down
at carrots
for the reindeer,
wishing he could eat them.