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March 7, 2013 | Poetry

Menagerie

Christina Stephens

Menagerie photo

If I were a room,
I would be transparent.
 
I would watch
you cook:
 
glazing a ham, turning
knobs, etching
your portrait of
Yeats
 
the dog in his bowl /
 
breathing in and out
in and out.

image: Andromeda Veach


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