Title Page, Copyright, Acknowledgments & Notes, Dedication

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Contents

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Epigraph

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p. 13

Overture

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pp. 15-18

Part One

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p. 19

Yellow Boat

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p. 21

To the Outdoor Wedding

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pp. 22-23

Leaving Bear Country

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pp. 24-25

Keeping Words

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pp. 26-28

Our Neighbor’s Flock of Peacocks Wander Over for Another Visit

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p. 29

White Bear

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pp. 30-31

First Hours Married

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p. 32

My Lover Is Like the Bright Sun

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p. 33

Prayer to Stone

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pp. 34-35

Kitchen of My Heart

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pp. 36-37

A Woman Once Gave Us a Hamper

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p. 38

New Year

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p. 39

Promise

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p. 40

Blason

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p. 41

Part Two

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p. 43

Blue Heron

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p. 45

Nude Model

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pp. 46-47

Always a Bridesmaid

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pp. 48-49

Wedding Ring

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p. 50

The Boot of Italy

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pp. 51-53

Forgive

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p. 54

The Empty Lot

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p. 55

Green Bike

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pp. 56-57

New Dog, Old Dog

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pp. 58-59

Aubade

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pp. 60-61

Small Town Jury

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pp. 62-63

Field Trip to the Neighborhood Firehouse

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p. 64

Echo Lake

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p. 65

Deer

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pp. 66-69

Part Three

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p. 71

Why I Mother You the Way I Do

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p. 73

Dark Pond with Iris

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pp. 74-75

My Thirteen-Year-Old Son, the Fisherman, Throws One Back

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pp. 76-77

Blue Canoe

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p. 78

Back Yard

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p. 79

Fortune

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p. 80

Remarriage

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p. 81

Seed

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p. 82

Family Recipe

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p. 83

Hilltop Farm

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pp. 84-86

Opening

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p. 87

Morning’s Chores

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p. 88

How to Fold

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pp. 89-90

With a Shiner, My Husband Enters the Flower Shop

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pp. 91-93

About the Author

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p. 96