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Band of iris-flowers
above the waves,
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Weed, moss-weed,
root tangled in sand,
sea-iris, brittle flower.
Violet
your grasp is frail
on the edge of the sand-hill.
The sea-violet
fragile as agate,
lies fronting all the wind.
Wild honey smells of freedom
The dust--of sunlight
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I'm a fart in a gale of wind, a humble violet, under a cow pat.
But could a dream send up through onion fumes
Its white and violet, fight with fried potatoes
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This morning men deliver wounds and death.
They will deliver death and wounds tomorrow.
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perpetually crouched, quivering, upon the
sternly allotted sandpile
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O beautiful white land,
olives and wild anemone and violet
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