Keeping Advent: Adam Lay Ybounden

Here's a genius poem by Margaret Pritchard Houston (especially for those of us English majors!), written in the style of William Carlos Williams's "This Is Just To Say:"

This is just to say
I have eaten the fruit
that was in the tree of knowledge
and which
you were probably
saving
for eternity.

Forgive me.
It was delicious.
so symbolic
and metaphorical.

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And then a song to fit the mood:

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