William Stanley Merwin

(September 30, 1927 / New York / United States)

William Stanley Merwin Poems

1. For The Anniversary Of My Death 1/13/2003
2. Air 1/13/2003
3. For A Coming Extinction 1/13/2003
4. It Is March 1/13/2003
5. My Friends 1/13/2003
6. December Night 1/13/2003
7. Any Time 1/13/2003
8. Beggars And Kings 1/13/2003
9. Before The Flood 1/13/2003
10. The Burnt Child 1/13/2003
11. When You Go Away 1/13/2003
12. The Source 1/13/2003
13. Green Fields 1/13/2003
14. The River Of Bees 1/13/2003
15. Some Last Questions 1/13/2003
16. Term 1/13/2003
17. Yesterday 1/13/2003
18. Separation 5/9/2011
19. Whenever I Go There 1/13/2003
20. The Speed Of Light 1/13/2003

Yesterday

My friend says I was not a good son
you understand
I say yes I understand

he says I did not go
to see my parents very often you know
and I say yes I know

even when I was living in the same city he says

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