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Carl Sandburg - The Harbor

PASSING through huddled and ugly walls
By doorways where women
Looked from their hunger-deep eyes,
Haunted with shadows of hunger-hands,
Out from the huddled and ugly walls,
I came sudden, at the city's edge,
On a blue burst of lake,
Long lake waves breaking under the sun
On a spray-flung curve of shore;
And a fluttering storm of gulls,
Masses of great gray wings
And flying white bellies
Veering and wheeling free in the open

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Poet: Carl Sandburg
Poem: 5. The Harbor
Volume: Chicago Poems
- Chicago Poems
Year: Published/Written in 1912
Poem of the Day: Oct 28 2004

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