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Carl Sandburg

Spanish
by Carl Sandburg
from Smoke and Steel  [1916, Harcourt, Brace & Howe]


Fasten black eyes on me.
I ask nothing of you under the peach trees,
Fasten your black eyes in my gray
               with the spear of a storm.
The air under the peach blossoms is a haze of pink.



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