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Along the Road: Day Nineteen

Along the road came the fisherman no fly`rod in his hands no creel slung at his side but beside every stream he’d dangle his legs over the bank The fish found his toes a curiosity   they’d swim between his legs … Continue reading

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The Wall

Along the lane where once we met among the open fields you with the shovel I with the cane A king has built a wall as tho to say our commerce is unsafe trading in but words which is our … Continue reading

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Winter Conversation

She flew in from a pine tree where she’d been worrying a cone for its nuts I’d just put some bird`seed out into the feeder after a long week of icy frost Long winter! she said alighting on the deck`railing … Continue reading

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Old Friends

He has his truth and I have mine Here we’ve come to our conclusions We no longer talk of right or wrong Agreeing that talk is not productive Simply up`sets us wounds the peace Started with religion moved on to … Continue reading

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On Conversations

The scientist sees rationally thinks reasonably speaks sequentially To converse with him I’ll speak concretely think empirically see specifically as if a scientist The teacher sees linguistically thinks syntactically speaks grammatically In conversation with her I’ll parse verbs carefully diagram … Continue reading

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