“Small exact houses set back from small exact lawns.”
“Two yellow vapor lamps.” Mist. Rain. Mud. Main
street. Fogged glass. Wind. Wet gables. “Little rain-soaked
capes of lindens, birch groves, pin oaks.” Assume I was
once there (I do) studying the moss (okay?) between
rotten tree trunks; ant colonies; blackbirds; voles; beetles;
skunks; honeybees. The major (the history of it) was a minor
(the philosophy of it). The science of it assumes otherwise.
is an assumption—
of guilt, usually.
So I assume—YOU, for
tree roots. It’s “easy”
to “allow for” such
The End of an ‘A’
1 May 2014