William Carlos Williams

(17 September 1883 – 4 March 1963 / New Jersey)

Nantucket - Poem by William Carlos Williams

Flowers through the window
lavender and yellow

changed by white curtains –
Smell of cleanliness –

Sunshine of late afternoon –
On the glass tray

a glass pitcher, the tumbler
turned down, by which

a key is lying – And the
immaculate white bed


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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