January

The days are short,
The sun a spark
Hung thin between
The dark and dark.

Fat snowy footsteps
Track the floor.
Milk bottles burst
Outside the door.

VOCABULARY
The river is 
A frozen place
Held still beneath
The trees of lace.

The sky is low.
The wind is gray.
The radiator
Purrs all day.


John Updike
spark
hung
footstep
track
burst
kıvılcım
asılı
adım
izini takip etmek
patlamak
frozen
lace
purr
donmuş
şerit, kordon
mırlamak,
kedi mırıltısı
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