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Derek Walcott Short Poems

Famous Short Derek Walcott Poems. Short poetry by famous poet Derek Walcott. A collection of the all-time best Derek Walcott short poems


by Derek Walcott
 The Sea Is History



by Derek Walcott
 Broad sun-stoned beaches.
White heat.
A green river.
A bridge, scorched yellow palms from the summer-sleeping house drowsing through August.
Days I have held, days I have lost, days that outgrow, like daughters, my harbouring arms.