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Robert Frost - The Flower Boat

The fisherman's swapping a yarn for a yarn
Under the hand of the village barber,
And her in the angle of house and barn
His deep-sea dory has found a harbor.

At anchor she rides the sunny sod
As full to the gunnel of flowers growing 
As ever she turned her home with cod
From George's bank when winds were blowing.

And I judge from that elysian freight
That all they ask is rougher weather,
And dory and master will sail by fate
To seek the Happy Isles together.

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Poet: Robert Frost
Poem: 27. The Flower Boat
Volume: West-Running Brook
Year: Published/Written in 1928

Comment 3 of 3, added on August 4th, 2014 at 5:33 PM.
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Comment 2 of 3, added on August 3rd, 2014 at 3:56 PM.
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3ahguB I really enjoy the blog article.Really looking forward to read more. Much obliged.

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Comment 1 of 3, added on April 9th, 2008 at 10:59 AM.

This poem was like WOW. This poem just took my words right out of my mouth.

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