Stug Jordan

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Beds Poem by Stug Jordan


A nest is where a bird sleeps,
Feeds and flies from,
Above a black roof –
A kennel, which is where
The dog goes skulking.
And beside it is a house
Where we go
With our dog in the summer,
To hear the birds come home,
To send the dog to bed,
And to celebrate
Being older together,
Before the hill that looms
Behind the church where we go
Comes out of the summer,
To send us to bed.

Submitted: Thursday, March 15, 2007
Edited: Wednesday, February 2, 2011
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