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No. 28 (September 1959)
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Gay Wind
Impudent lover of trees—
Why do you sing grey lamentations
To a shallow sky?
The headlands await your coming
and the mute crags lend a pensive ear
To the listless drag of the sea's feet.
Your muscles leap and tense
But will not free the wind held captive
In your branches.
Gay wind
Why do you sing grey lamentions
To a shallow sky?