Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 50,152 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

First View - Poem by Douglas Scotney

Through a slit
between pink, green and ochreous house-backs,
between which slung lines
on which hung
darned fisher-wives' panties,
Thomas Hardy gained his first view
of the Mediterranean's classic blue.

Topic(s) of this poem: classicism, clothes, mediterranean, poet


Poet's Notes about The Poem

In Genoa in March 1887,

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  • Luo Zhihai (10/12/2018 1:30:00 AM)


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Poem Submitted: Friday, October 12, 2018



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