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Joseph Langland


Sacrifice of a Rainbow Trout

Autumn 1962 | Poetry

Suddenly, from the rocky springA trout hung, trembling, in the air,A jewel to the morning sun; And then upon the mossy banks,Rainy with rainbows, up he leapedAnd tumbled wildly in the grass. I ran to catch him where my hookPinned him behind a cru [...]