John Berryman Poems
|121.||Dream Song 12: Sabbath||1/13/2003|
|122.||Keep Your Eyes Open When You Kiss||1/3/2003|
|123.||Dream Song 63: Bats Have No Bankers And They Do Not Drink||1/13/2003|
|124.||Dream Song 64: Supreme My Holdings, Greater Yet My Need||1/13/2003|
|125.||Dream Song 27: The Greens Of The Ganges Delta Foliate||1/13/2003|
|126.||Dream Song 117: Disturbed, When Henry's Love Returned With A Hubby||1/13/2003|
|127.||Dream Song 13: God Bless Henry||1/13/2003|
|128.||Dream Song 23: The Lay Of Ike||1/13/2003|
|129.||Dream Song 118: He Wondered: Do I Love? All This Applause||1/13/2003|
|130.||Dream Song 47: April Fool's Day, Or, St Mary Of Egypt||1/13/2003|
|131.||Dream Song 2: Big Buttons, Cornets: The Advance||1/13/2003|
|133.||Dream Song 36: The High Ones Die, Die. They Die||1/13/2003|
|135.||Dream Song 28: Snow Line||1/13/2003|
|136.||Dream Song 115: Her Properties, Like Her Of Course &Amp; Frisky &Amp; New||1/13/2003|
|137.||Dream Song 104: Welcome, Grinned Henry, Welcome, Fifty-One!||1/13/2003|
|138.||Dream Song 107: Three 'Coons Come At His Garbage. He Be Cross||1/13/2003|
|139.||Dream Song 114: Henry In Trouble Whirped Out Lonely Whines||1/13/2003|
|140.||Dream Song 4: Filling Her Compact &Amp; Delicious Body||1/13/2003|
|141.||Dream Song 102: The Sunburnt Terraces Which Swans Make Home||1/13/2003|
|142.||Dream Song 116: Through The Forest, Followed, Henry Made His Silky Way||1/13/2003|
|143.||Dream Song 101: A Shallow Lake, With Many Waterbirds||1/13/2003|
|144.||Dream Song 11: His Mother Goes. The Mother Comes &Amp; Goes.||1/13/2003|
|145.||Dream Song 103: I Consider A Song Will Be As Humming-Bird||1/13/2003|
|146.||Dream Song 112: My Framework Is Broken, I Am Coming To An End||1/13/2003|
|147.||Dream Song 110: It Was The Blue &Amp; Plain Ones. I Forget All That||1/13/2003|
|148.||Dream Song 111: I Miss Him. When I Get Back To Camp||1/13/2003|
|149.||Dream Song 100: How This Woman Came By The Courage||1/13/2003|
|150.||Dream Song 105: As A Kid I Believed In Democracy: I||1/13/2003|
|151.||Dream Song 106: 28 July||1/13/2003|
|152.||Dream Song 10: There Were Strange Gatherings. A Vote Would Come||1/13/2003|
|153.||Dream Song 113: Or Amy Vladeck Or Riva Freifeld||1/13/2003|
|155.||Dream Song 29: There Sat Down, Once, A Thing||1/13/2003|
|156.||The Ball Poem||1/3/2003|
|157.||Dream Song 14: Life, Friends, Is Boring||1/13/2003|
|158.||Dream Song 1: Huffy Henry Hid The Day||1/13/2003|
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Dream Song 1: Huffy Henry Hid The Day
Huffy Henry hid the day,
unappeasable Henry sulked.
I see his point,—a trying to put things over.
It was the thought that they thought
they could do it made Henry wicked & away.
But he should have come out and talked.
All the world like a woolen lover
once did seem on Henry's side.
Then came a departure.
Thereafter nothing fell out as it might or ought.
I don't see how Henry, pried
open for all the world to see, survived.
What he has now to say is a long
wonder the world can bear & be.
Once in a sycamore I was glad
all at ...
Dream Song 99: Temples
He does not live here but it is the god.
A priest tools in a top his motorbike.
You do not enter.
Us the landscape circles hard abroad,
sunned, stone. Like calls, too low, to like.
One submachine-gun cleared the Durga Temple.
It is very dark here in this groping forth