Poem introduction

I wanted to write a series of poems about memories that are not quite memories, memories that are almost forgotten but play themselves out in your mind like film but without necessarily a firm basis. Amongst these poems is a group which deals with early objects - the things that you first noticed as a child and 'Piano' refers to a piano we somehow came to possess in a flat in Budapest.

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