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© Christopher Raine

Bumpin’ the Needle

 

Before the deep groove,

in the deep wax

of a Blue Note®  record

long silences last

pounding hearts

on paper labels

bumpin’ the needle

echoing the silence

of the last note

like the subject of a sermon

haunting familiar sins

delicious and sweet