Treasure Island

Jonathan Galassi

(1946 / Seattle, Washington)

Poems of Jonathan Galassi

1. Flow 1/11/2012
2. Girlhood 1/11/2012
3. Lunch Poem For F.S. 1/11/2012
4. May 1/11/2012
5. Middle-aged 1/11/2012
6. Montale’s Grave 1/11/2012
7. North of Childhood 1/11/2012
8. Saving Minutes 1/11/2012
9. Thread 1/11/2012
10. Tinsel Tinsel 1/11/2012
11. Turning Forty 1/11/2012
12. Young 1/11/2012

Girlhood

If your bearded friend
helps you catch the trout
barehanded
in the pool of the dream
and you carry it in his pail
barefoot
up the rocky stream
to the playhouse where he fries it in his pan;
if you snip the dill

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