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Censor

The climbing boy, the book-bred one
Baxter, your censorious eagerness
to stump up the mountain – as if
you were Rua at Maungapohatu.

1979, Marshland Road, Christchurch. ‘The climbing boy...’ from Pig Island Letters by James K. Baxter

 


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