Poem introduction

This one is called 'A Hermit Thrush'. The setting is the coast of Maine, specifically a bar island, which means it's an island at high-tide, at low-tide it becomes a peninsula, and one of my favorite places in the world, I suppose, is a spot that when the tides are right, I like to go for picnics. And that's the setting for 'A Hermit Thrush'.

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