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James Wright

“And then, when noon comes,
Each stranger
Has no room left in the light
Except for only his hands.
Here are mine. They are kind of skinny. May I have your
lovely trees?”


James Wright, Above the River: The Complete Poems
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Above the River: The Complete Poems Above the River: The Complete Poems by James Wright
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