Treasure Island

Mary Agnes Dalrymple


Poems of Mary Agnes Dalrymple

1. The Christmas Purse 7/10/2003
2. Water Tender 7/10/2003

Water Tender

The river
has not entered the house yet.

I pack framed photographs:
weddings, babies,
dead uncles, and grandparents,
set aside ceramic eggs,

balanced on wooden stands,

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