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  • gaps in the undergrowth
    gaps in the rainforest
    gaps in the clouds, shafts of sunlight appearing
    the gaps in the night sky, bereft of the stars

    gaps in the transmission
    gaps in the reception
    gaps in the connection, the link prone to breaking
    the gap between near and far, widening and closing

    gaps in her hairline
    gaps in her teeth
    gaps in her memory, now starting to worry her
    the gaps in her understanding, which she tries hard to fill

    gaps when there's no guilt
    gaps when there's no lapses
    gaps opening up as she manages her thinking
    the gap between each breath, first the dying, then the becoming
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