Table of contents for The painted bed / Donald Hall.


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The Painted Bed  xv
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i. Kill the Day  1
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ii. Deathwork

1. The After Life  11

2. The Purpose of a Chair
After Homer  21
Barber  22
Folding Chair  23
Her Intent  24
Retriever  25
Sweater  26
Another Christmas  27
Deathwork  29
The Perfect Life  30
Distressed Haiku  31
Easters  33
Throwing the Things Away  35
Ardor  39

3. Her Garden
Her Garden  43
Hiding  44
Summer Kitchen  45
Wool Squares  46
Proctor Graveyard  47
Burn the Album  48
The Touch  49
Pond Afternoons  50
Hours Hours  51
The Wish  52
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iii. Daylilies
Daylilies on the Hill 1975-1989  55
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iv. Ardor
The Old Lover  71
Conversation's Afterplay  72
Charity and Dominion  73
Razor  74
Buoyancy  75
"Maison d'Aujourd'hui"  77
Impossible Lovers  79
The Peaceable Kingdom  81
Sun  82
Villanelle  83
Love Poem  84
Dread and Desire  85
Out of Bed  86
Affirmation  87