Recalling Reading Thomas Hardy As A Young Man

Poem By Forrest Hainline

Thomas Hardy -
so touched me when I was young
I took my copy of Jude the Obscure
and threw it against a wall so hard
the pages all exploded off the spine.
How passionate that young man. And now.
Remembering. Not a bad idea for a poem. . . .

© 2009 Forrest Hainline

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