Randall Jarrell (May 6, 1914 – October 14, 1965 / Nashville)
Poems of Randall Jarrell
|21.||The Old And The New Masters||1/13/2003|
|22.||The Olive Garden||1/13/2003|
|23.||The Orient Express||1/13/2003|
|24.||The Player Piano||1/13/2003|
|26.||The Woman At The Washington Zoo||1/13/2003|
What a girl called "the dailiness of life"
(Adding an errand to your errand. Saying,
"Since you're up . . ." Making you a means to
A means to a means to) is well water
Pumped from an old well at the bottom of the world.
The pump you pump the water from is rusty
And hard to move and absurd, a squirrel-wheel
A sick squirrel turns slowly, through the sunny
Inexorable hours. And yet sometimes