“Tour” by Carol Snow
Poetry 180: A Poem a Day for American High Schools, Hosted by Billy Collins, U.S. Poet Laureate, 2001-2003
Near a shrine in Japan he'd swept the path and then placed camellia blossoms there. Or — we had no way of knowing — he'd swept the path between fallen camellias.
From For, 2000
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