cleaning up so well (jones_casey) wrote,
cleaning up so well
jones_casey

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herMiTess heiress

departs


the houses are haunted
by white night-gowns.
none are green,
or purple with green rings,
or green with yellow rings,
or yellow with blue rings.
none of them are strange,
with socks of lace
and beaded ceintures.
people are not going
to dream of baboons and periwinkles.
only, here and there, an old sailor,
drunk and asleep in his boots,
catches tigers
in red weather.
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    prompted by grashupfer's mention of the way things appear but to me it looks as if the power that made him, For fear of giving all things to one…

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    i do hope to return, and not after 25 years!

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    truly a masterpiece!

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