Mary Oliver


The Kookaburras - Poem by Mary Oliver


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  • (3/29/2006 10:02:00 PM)


    forever inward
    year after year
    into
    Insight
    brightens even
    the sad memory of
    doom
    since
    next time
    the cage
    shall crumble
    in your presence
    a wonderful poem
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  • (12/18/2005 12:38:00 AM)


    from my earliest recollection I hated to see birds in cages. This sad poem adds weight to those thoughts... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 28, 2014


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