Recycling History

It is the night of the thirteenth of April

        in the year two thousand and nine: a group of bandits

                  has just scaled the walls of Trotsky’s former home

in Mexico City, broken into his mausoleum, and stolen

        the silver urn in which his bones and ashes (wrapped

                  in the red scarf he used to wear around his neck)

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