A tube of Brylcreem. A brandy
old-fashion sweet. Two oars
from a bass boat. Dirt from Ireland.
A Tiger Moth. Rope, some sky,
some lake water. Stations
of the Cross. Pall Mall straights.
Dirt from western Wisconsin.
North. Radio tubes. The bishop,
the knight, and a few pawns.
A circle, a line, a square. Assorted
words. Roses. Slowness. A Sarah
Vaughn album. Dirt from the corner
garden. Birch leaves. Some words,
some numbers. Some corrugations.
Golf clubs. Golf tees. A sleeve
of golf balls. Daisies. Weather.
Rain. An old window-frame.
Crickets. The pine rocker to sit in,
look from. The key to the mantel
clock. Hand dexterity to wind it.