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Jane Kenyon - Wash

All day the blanket snapped and swelled
on the line, roused by a hot spring wind....
  From there it witnessed the first sparrow,
early flies lifting their sticky feet,
and a green haze on the south-sloping hills.
Clouds rose over the mountain....At dusk
I took the blanket in, and we slept,
restless, under its fragrant weight.

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Poet: Jane Kenyon
Poem: Wash
Poem of the Day: May 1 2005

Comment 29 of 29, added on October 20th, 2014 at 11:06 AM.
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Comment 28 of 29, added on August 1st, 2014 at 10:20 PM.
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lNe35v Very informative article.Thanks Again. Will read on...

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Comment 27 of 29, added on August 1st, 2014 at 2:53 PM.
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dO4aao Looking forward to reading more. Great post.Really thank you! Awesome.

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