Ellen Bryant Voigt

(1943 - / Virginia)

Poems of Ellen Bryant Voigt

1. A Marriage Poem 3/26/2012
2. At the Movie: Virginia, 1956 3/26/2012
3. Blue Ridge 3/26/2012
4. Lesson 1/13/2003
5. Practice 3/3/2014

Lesson

Whenever my mother, who taught
small children forty years,
asked a question, she
already knew the answer.
"Would you like to" meant
you would. "Shall we" was
another, and "Don't you think."
As in "Don't you think
it's time you cut your hair."

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