Morning's robin

 

We stayed while
a very
young robin
tried ever and again
to pick up
a single
ragged worm
from
concrete blocks.

Pardon
my saying it,
especially this way,

but at 5
A.M.
my beak is
damned sore
and my belly
empty.


Elas Giordano 1995
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