Early "Bloomers"

Early "Bloomers"

A Poem by Pete

Through our own recovered innocence we discern the innocence of our neighbors. - Thoreau

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innocent but thonged
wedged 'tween half right and half wrong
lingerie of life

© 2021 Pete

Author's Note

"It would be well, perhaps, if we were to spend more of our days and nights without any obstruction between us and the celestial bodies, if the poet did not speak so much from under a roof, or the saint dwell there so long. Birds do not sing in caves, nor do doves cherish their innocence in dovecots." - Thoreau

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Added on October 4, 2021
Last Updated on October 4, 2021



Boston, MA

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