The Cranes

“Where along the migratory way” /

Where along the migratory way
These cranes may also stop
I can not say.
The river's a dozen miles from here,
But twice, sometimes more,
Each year
They drop,
A fleet of sails
On a sea
Of grass,
Like manna and the quails
Come from some other land
To say,
"This way! This way!"

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