Charles Bukowski works database

For They Had Things To Say

Poem written circa 1957

the canaries were there, and the lemon tree
and the old woman with the warts;
and I was there, a child
and I touched the piano keys...

Books
The People Look Like Flowers At Last - pg. 3 - 2007
The Pleasures of the Damned - pg. 39 - 2007

Magazines
Harlequin - Vol. 2 - No. 1 - 1957
Spread - April - 2003

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