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THE DAINTY MONSTERS

Michael Ondaatje

 

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Song to Alfred Hitchcock and Wilkinson


Flif flif flif flif very fast
is the noise the birds make
running over us.
A poet would say ‘fluttering’,
or
‘see-sawing with sun on their wings’.
But all it is
is flif flif flif flif very fast.