Treasure Island

Erica Jong

(26 March 1942 / New York City)

After the Earthquake


After the first astounding rush,
after the weeks at the lake,
the crystal, the clouds, the water lapping the rocks,
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  • Gil Gregorio (8/27/2008 3:45:00 AM)

    Family poetry is really great. The ups and downs on love and understanding can be greatly depicted from our experiences.

    What an earthquake! (Report) Reply

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