PHOTOS: Two Ways Of Looking At A White Field

I do not know which to prefer, 
The beauty of inflections 
Or the beauty of Happy Valley, 
The blackbird whistling 
Or just after.
   

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Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images

He rode over Rutgers 
In a machine. 
Once, a fear pierced him, 
In that he mistook 
The shadow of his equipage 
For blackbirds.
   

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AP Photo/Mel Evans

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