"Child's Burial Moccasin, 19th Century, Found With Other Artifacts in Cave" by Hunter Madsen

"Child's Burial Moccasin, 19th Century, Found With Other Artifacts in Cave"

 
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"Child's Burial Moccasin, 19th Century, Found With Other Artifacts in Cave"
WHERE - From my father's collection, San Diego, California (2015)

"All the leaves stuck out their tongues;/ I shook the softening chalk of my bones,/ Saying,/ Snail, snail, glister me forward,/ Bird, soft-sigh me home,/ Worm, be with me./ This is my hard time." - Arthur Roethke, "The Lost Son" (1948)