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A Birthday CandleThirty today, I sawThe trees flare briefly likethe candles on a cake,as the sun went down the sky,a momentary flash,yet there was time to wish.
-- Donald Justice
With a tip of the old fedora to Leah Iannone.
Posted by The Best American Poetry on June 11, 2009 at 12:55 PM in Poems | Permalink
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