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Spring Garden and e e cummings

25 Apr
Our Spring garden

Our Spring garden

 As regular readers will know, I love the poetry of e e cummings. Here is another for your delectation, in Just spring
in Just-
spring          when the world is mud-
luscious the little
lame balloonman

whistles          far          and wee

and eddieandbill come
running from marbles and
piracies and it’s
spring

when the world is puddle-wonderful

the queer
old balloonman whistles
far          and             wee
and bettyandisbel come dancing

from hop-scotch and jump-rope and

it’s
spring
and

           the
                        goat-footed

balloonMan          whistles

far
and
wee
 

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