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Monday, October 5, 2020

Covid Show Host Tanka

One Hundred Nineteenth Entry, Coronavirus Poetry Diary 

In a viral tweet, a non-military attending physician at Walter Reed, Dr. James P. Phillips, comments, For political theatre, Commanded by Trump to put the lives of [Secret Service agents] at risk ... this is insanity.

barefaced crowds
line streets near the hospital
this chilly afternoon
Covid Show Host in an SUV
is coming to town