Seamus Heaney

Castledàwson, County Londonderry
Seamus Heaney
Castledàwson, County Londonderry
Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Strange Fruit Comments

Rating: 3.3
Here is the girl's head like an exhumed gourd.
Oval-faced, prune-skinned, prune-stones for teeth.

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Seamus Heaney
COMMENTS
Bill Wright 03 September 2016
A powerful piece of writing. I wonder if it came about because of the unearthing of a body or perhaps an old skeleton.
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