There are two people

 Facing each other in a cafe 

At this very moment 

They are drinking dark coffee 

And they are saying nothing 

And they have been saying nothing 

For so long 

They have forgotten why 

They are together in the cafe 

And they are waiting 

For a clue.

—This poem is from the book The Godtouch. Stephen and his wife, BethAnn, live in Oreland, PA. He’s on staff at Huntingdon Valley Presbyterian Church (

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