Donald Hall

(20 September 1928 - / Hamden / Connecticut)

Poems of Donald Hall

1. A Poet at Twenty 1/3/2003
2. Affirmation 1/3/2003
3. An old life 1/3/2003
4. Christmas party at the South Danbury Church 1/3/2003
5. Distressed Haiku 1/3/2003
6. Gold 3/16/2012
7. Je Suis une table 1/3/2003
8. Mount Kearsarge Shines 1/3/2003
9. Name Of Horses 1/3/2003
10. Ox Cart Man 3/16/2012
11. Safe Sex 3/16/2012
12. Sudden Things 1/3/2003
13. The Alligator Bride 1/3/2003
14. The Man In The Dead Machine 1/3/2003
15. The Painted Bed 3/16/2012
16. The Things 3/16/2012
17. Tubes 3/16/2012
18. White Apples 1/3/2003
19. Wolf Knife 1/3/2003

White Apples

when my father had been dead a week
I woke
with his voice in my ear
                         I sat up in bed

and held my breath
and stared at the pale closed door

white apples and the taste of stone

if he called again
I would put on my coat and galoshes

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