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"CAUGHT — the bubble
in the spirit level,
a creature divided...
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(complete poem by
Elizabeth Bishop below)


SUNSHINE AND SHADOWS
 
ANTIQUE GEOMETRIC QUILT DESIGNS * SUNSHINE AND SHADOWS
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Quilt Notes: For illustrations of SUNSHINE AND SHADOWS and other "drunkard's path" type quilt blocks, with full templates, and cutting & piecing instructions, see: 65 DRUNKARD'S PATH QUILT DESIGNS, by Pepper Cory, Dover, 1991.
"CAUGHT — the bubble
in the spirit level,
a creature divided;
and the compass needle
wobbling and wavering,
undecided.
Freed — the broken
thermometer's mercury
running away;
and the rainbow-bird
from the narrow bevel
of the empty mirror,
flying wherever
it feels like, gay!"

~ Elizabeth Bishop
More DRUNKARD'S PATH
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* DEVIL'S PUZZLE
* DOVE
* DRUNKARD'S GARDEN
* DRUNKARD'S PATH
* FALLING TIMBERS
* FOOL'S PUZZLE
* REFLECTIONS OF LOVE
* SNAKE'S TRAIL
* WHIRLING ARCHES
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