Those Winter Sundays Breakdown (poetry project) - Those Winter Sundays Robert Hayden Sundays too my father got up early The speakers father gets up

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Those Winter Sundays Robert Hayden Sundays too my father got up early The speaker’s father gets up early everyday and put his clothes on in the blueblack cold, It is usually cold when the speaker’s father gets dressed then with cracked hands that ached from labor in the weekday weather made The speaker’s father’s hands usually hurt from everyday work, but he still lights the fire banked fires blaze. No one ever thanked him. No one ever thanks the father for the fire. I’ d wake and hear the cold splintering, breaking. The speaker wakes up to crackling wood When the rooms were warm, he’d call,
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  • Spring '08
  • Stinson
  • English, Poetry, Dress, The Speaker, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, The Chronic, wake

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