poet Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau

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What's The Railroad To Me?

What's the railroad to me?
I never go to see
Where it ends.
It fills a few hollows,
And makes banks for the swallows,
It sets the sand a-blowing,
And the blackberries a-growing.

Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

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  • Dr Tony BrahminDr Tony Brahmin (2/21/2020 10:26:00 AM)

    It sets the sand a-blowing,
    And the blackberries a-growing. iinteresting presentation. tony

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  • Ian Fraser (3/15/2011 9:36:00 PM)

    Nice to see a philosopher with a sense of humor.

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