Edgar Bowers Final Poems

  • 1.
    Iâ??ll go among the dead to see my friend.
    The place I leave is beautiful: the sea
    Repeats the windsâ?? far swell in its long sound,
    And, there beside it, houses solemnly
    ...
  • 2.
    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,
    ...
  • 3.
    Walking back to the office after lunch,
    I saw Hans. -Mister Isham, Mister Isham,�
    He called out in his hurry, -Herr Wegner needs you.
    A woman waiting for a border pass
    ...
  • 4.
    Her unawed face, whose pose so long assumed
    Is touched with what reality we feel,
    Bends to itself and, to itself resumed,
    Restores a tender fiction to the real.
    ...
  • 5.
    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,
    ...
Total 5 Final Poems by Edgar Bowers

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