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Still Water Prose Poems

Copyright @ 1989 by Arthur Garfunkel
ISBN 0-525-24795-5
Used by persmission of Author - All Rights Reserved

58

I plucked a dandelion, closed
my eyes and sniffed - there
were the St. Louis Cardinals
and the real Stan Musial up at
bat in Ebbet's Field shade,
hose of red and blue, ankle-
hoofed.

Shiretoko, JapanAugust 1985