Mexican Market Woman
Language: English 
This ancient hag
Who sits upon the ground
Selling her scanty wares
Day in, day round,
Has known high wind-swept mountains,
And the sun has made
Her skin so brown.

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Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website: 2008-09-07
Line count: 7
Word count: 30