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National Poetry Day - the nationwide celebration of poetry for everyone - is on Thursday 2 October 2014. This year's theme is Remember. Help us make our twentieth anniversary unforgettableClick here for free resources, delightful activities, interesting ideas and excellent poetry
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Mist can be a form of mercy,
all precision gone, all detail lost.
into the slipstream of their prey.
I pray for days like these,