Footnote: To Francesca/Aurora/FLL; 1978, 2

Scar of memories,

long raw, has healed; its presence,

nothing to resent,

as Stevens wrote, in "Farewell":

"except that I loved her once."

 

Kyakuchuu

 

[jlc]

 

Author's Notes/Comments: 

quotation from stanza III of Wallace Stevens' poem, Farewell To Florida.

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This is deep and poignant and

This is deep and poignant and short, but not lacking a bit of purpose or talent

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Thank you so very much.  I

Thank you so very much.  I really appreciate your comments on both poems.


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