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Each in His Season

By: W.D. Snodgrass

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In Each In His Season, Pulitzer Prize winner W. D. Snodgrass once again demonstrates the rich versatility of imagination that has made him a major presence in American poetry for more than thirty years. Here are poems of love, the seasons, animals and humans, flowers, and journeys through a carnival of the mind--each helping us to see who we are and why such vision matters.

Anniversary Verses for My Oldest Wife

I vowed and vowed again
I'd marry me no more;
I hadn't met you then.
I reswear all I swore.

Too young to have known better,
You laid down, side by side,
Our differences together:
Your has been; my child bride.

Through ten years you've endured
Me older than all others;
Since aging hasn't cured
Your tastes, stay thou my druthers.

Only our second night
We ended up at last;
This new dog's learned the right
Old dame can fix you fast.

© BOA Editions, Ltd 1993 

Available editions:
Cloth ISBN: 0-918526-98-1
Price: $25.00
Publishing Date: January 1993
Paperback ISBN: 0-918526-99-X
Price: $12.50
Publishing Date: January 1993