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Riolama

by William Alexander Percy
Southern Cultures, Vol. 14, No. 1: Spring 2008

"There is a land beyond the lands you know . . ."

(After reading Hudson’s “Green Mansions”)
There is a land beyond the lands you know,
Circled by silver veils of woven rainAnd green,
clear sunsets with the moon in tow
And woods and dark savannahs of wild grain.

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