Carl Sandburg

(6 January 1878 – 22 July 1967 / Illinois)

Losses - Poem by Carl Sandburg

I have love
And a child,
A banjo
And shadows.
(Losses of God,
All will go
And one day
We will hold
Only the shadows.)


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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