Thursday, July 19, 2012

The Morning Reading: "the old clearness leapt"

The Cloudy Vase

~Jane Hirshfield

Past time, I threw the flowers out,
washed out the cloudy vase.
How easily the old clearness
leapt, like a practiced tiger, back inside it.


(With thanks to the beauty we love)


Anonymous said...

Timely. Thanks for this.

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Jaimee said...

Thanks for posting this, I'd never read it before.

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