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Russell Edson - The Autopsy

In a back room a man is performing an autopsy 
on an old raincoat.
  His wife appears in the doorway with a candle 
and asks, how does it go?
  Not now, not now, I'm just getting to the lining, 
he murmurs with impatience.
  I just wanted to know if you found any blood clots?
  Blood clots?!
  For my necklace . . .

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Poet: Russell Edson
Poem: The Autopsy
Poem of the Day: Sep 3 2011

Comment 1 of 1, added on July 18th, 2014 at 7:37 AM.
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hvbp4P I appreciate you sharing this post. Great.

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