On a chain round his neck hung an
A cap pistol dangled, on his feet he
Few funds had he but the chicken
For the amusement of onlookers and
The chicken! Wordsworth had his
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--Wandrers Nachtlied (1780)
Over the hills
Comes the quiet.
Across the treetops
No breeze blows.
Not a sound: even the small
Birds in the woods
Just wait: soon you
Will be quiet, too.
from New and Selected Poems by David Lehman
THE RULE OF THUMB
Ringfinger was nervous
when they learned
that Hand might succumb
to the rule of Thumb.