The Movies

Original Text: 
The New Poetry: An Anthology, ed. Harriet Monroe and Alice Corbin Henderson (New York: Macmillan, 1917). B-11 00358 Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
1She knows a cheap release
2    From worry and from pain --
3The cowboys spur their horses
4    Over the unending plain.
5The tenement rooms are small;
6    Their walls press on the brain.
7Oh, the dip of the galloping horses
8    On the limitless, wind-swept plain!
Publication Start Year: 
1917
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2005
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