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Buffalo Bill ’s

E. E. Cummings

Buffalo Bill ’s
defunct
          who used to
          ride a watersmooth-silver
                                        stallion
and break onetwothreefourfive pigeonsjustlikethat

                                                      Jesus
he was a handsome man
                        and what i want to know is
how do you like your blueeyed boy
Mister Death
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From Tulips and Chimneys | New York: Thomas Seltzer, 1923
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