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Grass by Carl Sandburg (1878-1967)

Grass by Carl Sandburg (1878-1967)

  Carl Sandburg (1878-1967) Grass Pile the bodies high at Austerlitz and Waterloo. Shovel them under and let me work— I am the grass; I cover all. And pile them high at Gettysburg And pile them high at Ypres and Verdun. Shovel them under and let me work. Two years, ten years, and passengers ask…

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