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Valentine

An elderly woman shouts,

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU

from the crosswalk at the Baptist Church

one-handing her walker

to blow me kisses

with the oxygen from her machine.

I press my foot to the gas

blinking

tears.

K. Salasin, February 2010

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Lifelong educator, writer, yoga & yogadance instructor.

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