Ezra Pound

(30 October 1885 – 1 November 1972 / Hailey / Idaho)

The Jewel Stairs' Grievance - Poem by Ezra Pound

The jewelled steps are already quite white with dew,
It is so late that the dew soaks my gauze stockings,
And I let down the crystal curtain
And watch the moon through the clear autumn.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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