(poetry diary 19) How often do we see clothes drying on lines outside anymore?
I guess this depends on where one lives. I don’t see it often in my area….Even though my own family lacks a working dryer, we still dry our clothes on a rack in a spare room as we don’t have time to hang clothes during the day. Oy.
I love “Love Calls Us to the Things of This World” by Richard Wilbur, both for its beauty and for the nostalgia. Wilbur writes