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Which leaves only the question of what this has to do with Kent.

-----Original Message-----
>From: David Bircumshaw <[log in to unmask]>
>Sent: Jul 11, 2012 7:29 PM
>To: [log in to unmask]
>Subject: Re: Snap for Kent
>
>Oh dear. German for ham too!
>
>It could have been an AY for KJ I suppose, but AK is "Anne Knish". Spectra.
>Opus 67.
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>On 11 July 2012 22:54, Mark Weiss <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> Nice poem, Dave, tho I have no idea what it has to do with Kent. Unless
>> "speck" is meant to be read as the German word for ham.
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> >From: David Bircumshaw <[log in to unmask]>
>> >Sent: Jul 11, 2012 3:36 PM
>> >To: [log in to unmask]
>> >Subject: Re: Snap for Kent
>> >
>> >I agree about the abomination, Doug, as far as cream goes. I better
>> >underscore that 'Kent' is 'KJ' as in Kent Johnson.and 'speck' might
>> suggest
>> >'Spectra' and 'AK' is initials that can be linked to both.
>> >
>> >:)
>> >
>> >On 11 July 2012 18:07, Douglas Barbour <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>> >> Neat. I also 'saw' 'white drones' for some reason.... But this is
>> England,
>> >> eh?
>> >>
>> >> The near & the far (but I consider cream or milk in tea an abomination,
>> >> Dave).
>> >>
>> >> Doug
>> >> On 2012-07-11, at 12:45 AM, David Bircumshaw wrote:
>> >>
>> >> > *Speck*
>> >> >
>> >> > *
>> >> > *
>> >> >
>> >> > *an AK for KJ*
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > Would not in the early morning
>> >> >
>> >> > my mind start toward the East.
>> >> >
>> >> > There are white domes somewhere
>> >> >
>> >> > under that blue and emptied sky, white domes, white domes,
>> >> >
>> >> > therefore even the cream
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > is burnished safest yellow.
>> >> >
>> >> > Cream it is and better than lemon
>> >> >
>> >> > in the first tea at breakfast.
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > I think of tigers as eating the sun
>> >> >
>> >> > and drinking lemons.
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > These teabags come from a green grocer,
>> >> >
>> >> > not the long blue miles to Ceylon.
>> >> >
>> >> > The herring boats set out
>> >> >
>> >> > toward the red shoals.
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > --
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>> >> Why can’t words mean what they say?
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