Poem introduction

The following is about my grandmother, Moser, my mother's mother who had a set of pink depression glass dishes and its pretty well described in the poem my feelings about these - that glass dishes don't keep hot fluids hot and so on, but it's also a poem about the kind of poverty those people lived through - that you assemble a set of dishes by getting a free one in every bag of flour you bought.

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