Treasure Island

Carl Sandburg

(6 January 1878 – 22 July 1967 / Illinois)

Poems of Carl Sandburg

181. I Sang 1/3/2003
182. Ice Handler 1/3/2003
183. Illinois Farmer 1/27/2014
184. Improved Farm Land 1/3/2003
185. In a Back Alley 1/3/2003
186. In a Breath 1/3/2003
187. In Tall Grass 1/27/2014
188. In The Shadow Of The Palace 1/27/2014
189. Interior 1/3/2003
190. Iron 1/3/2003
191. It Is Much 1/3/2003
192. Jabberers 1/27/2014
193. Jack 1/3/2003
194. Jack London and O. Henry 1/27/2014
195. Jan Kubelik 1/3/2003
196. Jaws 1/3/2003
197. Jazz Fantasia 1/21/2014
198. Jerry 1/27/2014
199. John Ericsson Day Memorial, 1918 1/21/2014
200. Joliet 1/27/2014

Aprons of Silence

Many things I might have said today.
And I kept my mouth shut.
So many times I was asked
To come and say the same things
Everybody was saying, no end
To the yes-yes, yes-yes,
me-too, me-too.

The aprons of silence covered me.

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