Poem by Lola Ridge (1873-1941)


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An Old Workman



    Warped... gland-dry...
    With spine askew
    And body shrunken into half its space...
    Well-used as some cracked paving-stone...
    Bearing on his grimed and pitted front
    A stamp... as of innumerable feet.



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Written on 2023-06-12 at 01:39

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