Basket

Carl Sandburg 1878 (Galesburg) – 1967 (Flat Rock)



speak, sir, and be wise.
Speak choosing your words, sir, like an old woman over a bushel of apples.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Scheme AB
Closest metre Iambic hexameter
Characters 106
Words 21
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 2

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