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Carl Sandburg - Humming Bird Woman

WHY should I be wondering
How you would look in black velvet and yellow? in orange and green?
I who cannot remember whether it was a dash of blue
Or a whirr of red under your willow throat—
Why do I wonder how you would look in humming-bird feathers?        5

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Poet: Carl Sandburg
Poem: 37. Humming Bird Woman
Volume: Smoke and Steel
- V. Mist Forms
Year: Published/Written in 1922
Poem of the Day: May 17 2008

Comment 4 of 4, added on April 14th, 2014 at 1:40 PM.
And let us not forge

And let us not forget the gmarmar tick, “like.” Like, which is used incessantly by teens, drives me up the wall. When I hear too many likes, I start counting on my fingers. When I get to 10, I put my hands up and say, “Let’s try this again without using like.” I’m beginning to wish the word like (also a teenager Facebook obsession) were dropped from the English language.

Nee from Trinidad and Tobago, Republic
Comment 3 of 4, added on January 5th, 2012 at 12:15 AM.

Action requires knowldege, and now I can act!

Belle from Malaysia
Comment 2 of 4, added on September 6th, 2005 at 11:29 PM.

its like she woke up one morning and she doesn't know who she is...

Jacque from Philippines

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