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A Parrot by May Sarton | Sunday, June 07, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 7th, 2015

Episode 238 of 786 episodes

My parrot is emerald green, His tail feathers, marine. He bears an orange half-moon Over his ivory beak. He must be believed to be seen, This bird from a Rousseau wood. When the urge is on him to speak, He becomes too true to be good. He uses his beak like a hook To lift... Read more »

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