1] An Indian village on Vancouver Island.
8] Straits: possibly the straits of Juan de Fuca, running for one hundred miles and separating Vancouver Island and the state of Washington.
16] tern: small sea gull.
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of English, University of Toronto.
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Original text: Marjorie L. C. Pickthall, Little Songs: A Book of Poems (Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1925): 21-22. PS 8531 I35L53 Robarts Library.
First publication date: 1922
Publication date note: Two Poems (Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1922).
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: RPO 1998.
Recent editing: 2:2002/4/10
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