|Gees Bend Quilt - House|
Here are the first few lines --
Someday soon I'll be saying at school
there were chalkboards, at school
we read books made of paper,
we drank milk from small cartons. We drew.
At school we liked children unlike us
studied evolution, enjoyed recess, plenty of food.
At school we made globes of papier-mache,
built solar systems democratized in sugar cubes.
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