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Carl Sandburg - Stripes

POLICEMAN in front of a bank 3 A.M. … lonely.
Policeman State and Madison … high noon … mobs … cars … parcels … lonely.
Woman in suburbs … keeping night watch on a sleeping typhoid patient … only a clock to talk to … lonesome.
Woman selling gloves … bargain day department store … furious crazy-work of many hands slipping in and out of
gloves … lonesome.

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Poet: Carl Sandburg
Poem: 13. Stripes
Volume: Smoke and Steel
- II. People Who Must
Year: Published/Written in 1922
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