Three new poems for the Spring
The Decline in Traditional Farming
by John Hawkhead
Here the traces of the old butterfly farm
where they milked ranks of White Admirals,
sheared Purple Emperors of rainbow pelts
and ritually slaughtered Camberwell Beauties
for their sweet nectar-fed flesh,
their scales of lost time,
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