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these really are beautifully tailored,
he thought again,
by anyone’s standards
and yet
suit every purpose –
an excellent example
of form following function.
Not overly-designed, but just so.
in front of the long mirror,
in the early morning sunshine,
he clicked his heels together
and raised a salute
and a smile
as he asked
the same question
he asked
every morning
- well, Helmut, how do I look?
Dressed to kill, Sir,
Dressed to kill.