Poetry Appearing in Poetry In Motion® Atlanta

For Friendship

Robert Creeley

For friendship
make a chain that holds,
to be bound to
others, two by two,

a walk, a garland,
handed by hands
that cannot move
unless they hold.


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"For Friendship" from The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley 1945-1975 by Robert Creeley. Copyright © 1983. Reprinted with the permission of the author and the University of California Press.
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