Russell Edson

(1935 - 2014 / Connecticut, United States)

The Toy-Maker - Poem by Russell Edson

A toy-maker made a toy wife and a toy child.
He made a toy house and some toy years.

He made a getting-old toy, and he made a dying
toy.

The toy-maker made a toy heaven and a toy god.

But, best of all, he liked making toy shit.


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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003



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