“This Is Just To Say” by William Carlos Williams

This Is Just To Say

I have eaten
the plums
that were in
the icebox

and which
you were probably
for breakfast

Forgive me
they were delicious
so sweet
and so cold


William Carlos Williams, 1883-1963

“This Is Just To Say”
© 1962 William Carlos Wiilliams

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