Winter 1954 • Vol. XVI No. 1 Poetry |

Height

Shoulder to head is the height of my life to me. My level eye Looks to his rib as his long and level eye Looks to the sky. Shoulder to head is the height of my learning, there Heart to ear Lectures for me to listen, as his ear Listens the sphere. Shoulder to head is a height never to reach By an equality of speech But by my wordlessness which ever is More patient though less possible than his.

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By Josephine Miles

Shoulder to head is the height of my life to me. My level eye Looks to his rib as his long and level eye Looks to the sky. Shoulder to […]

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