Edgar Bowers Death Poems

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    The autumn shade is thin. Grey leaves lie faint
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    Before he wrote a poem, he learned the measure
    That living in the future gives a farm--
    Propinquity of mules and cows, the charmed
    Insouciance of hens, the fellowship,
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    How shall a generation know its story
    If it will know no other? When, among
    The scoffers at the Institute, Pasteur
    Heard one deny the cause of child-birth fever,
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    With their harsh leaves old rhododendrons fill
    The crevices in grave plots' broken stones.
    The bees renew the blossoms they destroy,
    While in the burning air the pines rise still,
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Total 4 Death Poems by Edgar Bowers

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Time 7 Long 7 Change 5 Final 5 Child 5 Death 4 Life 4 Place 4 Joy 4 High 4

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