Is To As Are To

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Patience Worth to Pearl Curran, initial contact: "I make my bread at thy hearth. Good friends, let us be merrie. The time for work is past. Let the tabby drowse and blink her wisdom to the firelog."

“Therefore shall her plagues come in one day, death, and mourning, and famine; and she shall be utterly burned with fire: for strong is the Lord God who judgeth her.” Revelations 18:8

“Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold” - The Second Coming, W.B. Yeats

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Is to as are to
Center, it won't hold
Dead hand signal from a
Dweller on the threshold

What is Patience Worth?
Fetch once flesh? Hypnic jerk?

Fistful of cemetery dirt?

Trust and belief come
Crying at the back door
Milk will run out and they
Won’t come a-round no more

Divine, scry, and dowse
Or let the tabby drowse

Blinking wisdom through the house

I will know good deed from sin
On the day my plague comes in

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from Young Familiar, released October 4, 2019
Melody and lyrics by Ben Potrykus

Ben Potrykus - Vocals, guitar
Chris Mara - Drums, percussion
Chris D'Amore - Upright bass
Miriam Lee - Viola

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Christians & Lions Providence, Rhode Island

A "veritable underdog super group" (TheDig) formed in 2004. Ben Potrykus (Bent Shapes, Receiving End of Sirens, etc), Matt Sisto, Chris Mara, and Chris Barrett are joined by Fiona Wood, Chris D'Amore, James Weinberg, and Sara Honeywell.

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