Treasure Island

Weldon Kees

(1914 - 1955 / Nebraska / United States)

A Musician's Wife


Between the visits to the shock ward
The doctors used to let you play
On the old upright Baldwin
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  • Ramesh Rai (6/24/2013 11:25:00 AM)

    Now, sometimes I wake in the night
    And hear the sound of dead leaves
    against the shutters. And then a
    distant
    Music starts, a music out of an abyss,
    And it is dawn before I sleep again.
    certainly, there is music in every step of nature. (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh Rai (6/24/2013 11:20:00 AM)

    Now, sometimes I wake in the night
    And hear the sound of dead leaves
    against the shutters. And then a
    distant
    Music starts, a music out of an abyss,
    And it is dawn before I sleep again.
    certainly, there is music in every step of nature. (Report) Reply

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