Richard Wilbur

(March 1, 1921)

Having Misidentified A Wild-Flower - Poem by Richard Wilbur

A thrush, because I'd been wrong,
Burst rightly into song
In a world not vague, not lonely,
Not governed by me only.


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  • Rookie Walter Durk (10/1/2007 7:10:00 PM)

    I like this very short poem, it is so well-written. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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