- Even in the time when as yet
- I had no certain knowledge of her
- She sprang from the nest, a young crow,
- Whose first flight circled the forest.
- I know now how then she showed me
- Her mind, reaching out to the horizon,
- She close above the tree tops.
- I saw her eyes straining at the new distance
- And as the woods fell from her flying
- Likewise they fell from me as I followed …