Quotation by Gary Snyder

But it's hard to farm
Between the stumps:
The cows get thin, the milk tastes funny,
The kids grow up and go to college
They don't come back
the little fir-trees do
Gary Snyder (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Logging (l. 20–25). . .

No Nature; New and Selected Poems [Gary Snyder]. (1992) Pantheon Books.
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