Summer 1941 • Vol. III No. 3 Three Poems |

Quiet and Firmer

Cotton gray goods quiet and firmer Sold in small amounts at steady prices. Some were unaware at distance from the market How those bolts reflected prepossessed their cost per head And quieted. Raw silk was unchanged and rayon yarns actively Lapped up demand that firmed to cream just, Rose with time just topping at the market, A calm waylaying and surrendering, a portion sped And quieted. Wool goods mills started showing suitings, Bustled up a test drama of art and taste, The higher life at slightly higher prices Suggested by an exact at-homeness of stripe, bred And quieted. After luncheon the stocks prevailed further In a muted influence and exercise of will Tanging the office airs like manifests Of season, which they were, unfolded spread And quieted. Conveyed not only crop but moon quarter, State of mortgage, not only ground but floor Of wage, put over to mind the color of climate, Fence-rail and stool both, corn and boughten bread, Yet quieted. Conveyed, so lis

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