Daily Archives: September 25, 2016

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To Eat One’s Fill Of Love: Poetry by John Grey

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ROOT CELLAR, NEW ENGLAND, 1832   Short, fat, purple gray beets, cabbage hanging from the ceiling, potatoes spotted brown like an old man’s head, round onions, their sting packed hard. pale-skinned squash, some jolly parsnips like Christmas bells, and carrots buried in a crate of sand to thwart the claws of rats.   She sits…

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