Barbados (by Frederick Seidel)
Frederick Seidel, Ooga-Booga (London: Faber and Faber, 2006). This poem is reproduced on the Griffin Prize Web Site (from a volume on the 2006 International Shortlist).
1A cane toad came up to them.
2They'd never seen anything so remarkable.The rest of the poem cannot be displayed due to copyright restrictions.
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