Brothers and sisters

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As the Samson cut-out
Splits from Delilah
We sprang in on the school

My sister and I
Like gangbusters
A group of youngsters

Peered at us
In the sun
Of a dusty Methodist hall

“Sorry, out shopping”
Not thinking
It was a sin

On the Sabbath
We were
Split up

She chose Luke
and Matthew
I chose John

Olivia Newton-John

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