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Bunches of drying burley tobacco leaves hung from poles along the rafters behind him. Lucas’s wife had driven a steel spike used to string the leaves on the stakes through the palm of her hand during the harvest last month. She merely wrapped the wound with a rag and kept on working. And Marge thought she had problems when their swimming pool pump broke. As though an electrical switch had been thrown, the hounds headed through the gate, followed by the whips. They raced across the field toward the West Woods, one swelling and contracting mass, a cell about to divide.
Journal of Kentucky Studies 23 (2006): 137–46. Fred Chappell 23 Nikki Giovanni Progress i’m looking at old men . . pregnant bellies hanging over worn blue jeans shirts open to expose old dried breasts were they on a woman . . but since they are on men just fatty useless tissue hanging . . they are riding yellow machines that shake my house . . that scatter brittle white hairs that the crows collect for nests . . that smile stupid toothless smiles . . because they are once . . again . .
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