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Author: RECTOR, LIAM
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Rector, Liam    Poet's Biography
24 poems available by this author


ABOUT THE MONEY    Poem Text    
First Line: By the turn of the century
Subject(s): Money


AGE MOVES    Poem Text    
First Line: Age moves in the hound
Subject(s): Boys; Dogs


BACK TO COUNTRY WITH PULITZER    Poem Text    
First Line: I left here at eight
Subject(s): Aging; Illness; Conduct Of Life; Success; Failure; Retirement; Love - Loss Of; Literary Prizes


BEST FRIEND    Poem Text    
First Line: You sailed down
Subject(s): Friendship; Sailors & Sailing; Boredom; Ennui


DISGUST    Poem Text    
First Line: I was well towards the end
Subject(s): Middle Age; Language; Words; Vocabulary


ELIZABETH BISHOP       
First Line: I hated you in my twenties. I thought you
Subject(s): Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979)


FAT SOUTHERN MEN IN SUMMER SUITS    Poem Text    
First Line: Fat southern men in their summer suit
Subject(s): Clothing & Dress; Summer; Southern States; South (U.s.)


FIRST MARRIAGE    Poem Text    
First Line: I made it cross country
Subject(s): Marriage; Divorce; Cancer (Disease); Reconciliation; Weddings; Husbands; Wives


HANS READING, HANS SMOKING    Poem Text    
First Line: My mother, poised around behavior, would say
Subject(s): Reading; Smoking; Human Behavior; Family Life; Tobacco; Pipes; Cigars; Cigarettes; Conduct Of Life; Human Nature; Relatives


JACK WARDEN    Poem Text    
First Line: In a woody allen film
Subject(s): Motion Pictures; Warden, Jack (1920-2006); Movies; Cinema


LAURENCE HARVEY       
First Line: We seem to be in some sort of british car
Subject(s): Harvey, Laurence (1928-1973)


MENTAL MOMMY    Poem Text    
First Line: Home from school at six years old, first grade,
Subject(s): Mothers; Coming Of Age; Prisons & Prisoners; Insanity; Hospitals; Convicts; Madness; Mental Illness


NOW    Poem Text    
First Line: Now I see it: a few years
Subject(s): Conduct Of Life; Time


OFF TO THE COUNTRY OF CANCER    Poem Text    
First Line: It comes on.
Subject(s): Cancer (Disease)


OLD COAT    Poem Text    
First Line: Dressed in an old coat I lumber
Subject(s): Clothing & Dress


RONALD BEAVER'S LIFE IN ENGLAND    Poem Text    
First Line: Life in england for ronald beaver.
Subject(s): England; English


SO WE'LL GO NO MORE    Poem Text    
First Line: So it's fare thee well, my own true love;
Subject(s): Illness; Abandonment; Love - Loss Of; Desertion


SOON THE CITY    Poem Text    
First Line: Soon the summer
Subject(s): City & Town Llife; Summer


STAYING UP FOR ENGLAND       
First Line: Once I lived in the visionary city
Subject(s): England; English


THE OLD MAN AND THE MOTORCYCLE    Poem Text    
First Line: The old man had inoperable cancer.
Subject(s): Old Age; Motorcycles


THE REMARKABLE OBJECTIVITY OF YOUR OLD FRIENDS    Poem Text    
First Line: We did right by your death and went out
Subject(s): Bars & Bartenders; Pubs; Taverns; Saloons


THIS CITY    Poem Text     Recitation by Author
First Line: This apartment with no furniture,
Subject(s): City & Town Life


THIS SUMMER    Poem Text    
First Line: Sitting in the chair that is somewhere
Subject(s): Cancer (Disease)


TWENTY-THREE    Poem Text    
First Line: When he was 23 and beautiful
Subject(s): Youth; Human Bedhavior; Conduct Of Life