Paul Klee, Red Balloon (1922), via Wikimedia Commons. This work is in the public domain in the European Union and non-EU countries with a copyright term of life of the author plus 70 years or less.

String” – a poem from this time last year,
This and other verses for the edification and pleasure of the Modern Boy feature in my book Emily’s Poems for Modern Boys.

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