[Sonnet] name address date

name address date
I cannot remember
an eye for an eye
then and there my


this    is
your    se
cond    ch
ance    to

h i s t o r y
r e p e a t s
i t s s e l f

and a tooth
for a tooth
is a tooth:

"[Sonnet] name address date" by Bernadette Mayer, from A Bernadette Mayer Reader, copyright © 1968 by Bernadette Mayer. Used by permission of New Directions Publishing Corp.
Source: A Bernadette Mayer Reader (New Directions Publishing Corporation, 1992)
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