“Four Mexican priests leave church over celibacy rule” (James Tipton)

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………………..It’s getting late.
………………..Do you still intend to go
………………..to Confession or do you
………………..want to make love
………………..one more time?

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Headlines:

“Four Mexican priests leave church over celibacy rule” (Mexico Star)

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Poem by James Tipton (see poet biographies). Read more James Tipton on Haiku News.

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  1. Dick Whyte

    When I first read this I was unsure of the form – but on reflection this poem is just perfect as it is. There is something so subtle about it – and I love the use of conversation. Amazing work James!!

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