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Of the Mortal Fire
Poems 1999–2002
Christopher Middleton

Sheep Meadow Press



Contents

Memory of the Vaucluse
• A Report from the Euphrates
• The Cappadocian Chandelier
• An Image in the Hatch
• Pushkin and the Cat
• Figurine of a Chinese Drummer
• Antigone's Drift
• A Gallic Cat
• Anecdote of 1917
• A Water Insect
• A Static Raft
• Ground Zero
• Domicile
• A Brightness
• The Invisible
• Hunting in the Old South
• At the Hearthstone
• The Three Cottages
• This is not a Painting
• Silverpoint on Parchment
• Carracci: A River Landscape, 1600
• At High Noon Mourning Dove
• A Bagatelle
• Bove's Move Recomposed
• On the Latency of War in Things
• The Curlew
• Little William
• The Pigeons and the Girls
• The Images in the Window
• Cairns
• Something Like a Pendulum
• A Postscript to the Great Poem of Time
Twenty Tropes for Doctor Dark - Heavy Dog Sees Fish - The Diving Apprentices - Something Vesperal - Lucile / MA 632883 - Turf - Buffoon Voice in a Small Port - A Bat, Less Familiar - Charles Meryon - The Moon from a Box of Lokum - A Far Cry from Fear Island - The Digging - Trawling - Cassis, October 23, 1999 - Of Paradise - Sybaritic Energy - Elegy of the Flowing Touch - A Ballad of Arthur Rimbaud - Envoi
Notes
• About the Author

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