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  • Bunk Richardson

    Lynching photograph: February 11, 1906: Gadsden, Alabama

    The rope grips the iron
    where the iron bites into its hold.
    A noose of rust, dried blood.

    The dew has frozen in its twines,
    thicker near the river,
    from which it's climbed

    weaker and weaker, all night long.

     

    Published in Murder Ballads (2005).
    Text may vary slightly from the video reading.

    Published: 7 March 2008
    © 2008 Jake Adam York and Southern Spaces