Thursday 9 March 2023

 The Potato Eaters


The harvest looks good today

un-blighted

so we know that we shall eat 

this winter

and there should be enough

to pay the landlord

and put a roof over our heads

this winter.

So we will kneel and say a prayer

that he will not ask too much.



https://www.poetryxhunger.com/hunger-poems/poems-by-lynn-white



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