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Raymond Carver - The Scratch

I woke up with a spot of blood 
over my eye. A scratch 
halfway across my forehead. 
But I'm sleeping alone these days. 
Why on earth would a man raise his hand 
against himself, even in sleep? 
It's this and similar questions 
I'm trying to answer this morning. 
As I study my face in the window.

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Poet: Raymond Carver
Poem: The Scratch
Poem of the Day: Jan 21 2001

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Comment 1 of 2, added on March 24th, 2005 at 10:33 PM.

this happens to me often there is nothing to worry about

Zack Gillett from United States

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