simple simple simple


and in their after-time
grown long ago children
gather this tale of hers
and make of her their own
child-life
remembering dream joys

little sister eager woman
pictured happy
in a strange summer
would she feel the same
through other eyes
would she keep herself the bright
heart of pleasure
even with their many sorrows

would her days and
years and she
and her loving be all little
all about a Wonderland

perhaps with the how
and how and how of childhood
and with a riper how
she would find the all to her
herself Lastly





This is a cut-up of the final paragraph of Alice in Wonderland