Through a Window, Looking Back

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At last, she thought, looking back
through the train's jiggling window,
seeing the Italian countryside
like a Giorgione landscape.
But what was this 'at last'
it was hardly being here
away from family and domestic routine,
though, it's true, she'd longed for that;
for an absence of needing to be
what others required.
Original languageEnglish
Media of outputPrint anthology
PublisherThe Best Australian Poems 2011
Number of pages2
Place of PublicationMelbourne: Black Inc
ISBN (Print)9781863955492
Publication statusPublished - 2011


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