To make room in the basement
She put it outside come Spring
Where it sprouted shiny tips
That became leaves and buds.
The blooms when it bloomed
Were smelled by all the neighbors
Three were worn by a tomboy
To her first long-gown May prom.'
classified information has to be destroyed eventually
epic / tragedy / comedy / pastoral / lyric in the flood days of sad stories
One of the lieutenant's comrades
wrote the epic of the spy ship
in 32 stanzas beginning:
Out of Japan