How Big Is Big by Stephen Strauss

By Stephen Strauss

Poetry and evidence supply a glance on the relativity of size phrases, corresponding to substantial and small, quick and sluggish, deep and excessive.

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You Imagine the the sight sight Imagine Vhes the s s w has snwed, And the sun has glwed, And a little kid sits counting 16,000 Candlest i c b . b dark is dark? Them's as dark as a park In the middle of the night, W h no moon in sight, And a fog billwing billoa. 1 guarantee You ~ o n ’spy t armadillos. HOW LOUD L O U D I5 I5 LOUD? LOUD? ROW loud is loud? The scream Of a croclrd? The snap of your gum? The bang of a drum? g o , loud is every hurtful noise &M That pains the ears Of girls and boys. H O W QUIET I5 QUIET?

G o , loud is every hurtful noise &M That pains the ears Of girls and boys. H O W QUIET I5 QUIET? quiet is quiet? Not a schoolyard riot, g o t a loud snore, And not a dance floor. N o l p i e t is something you almost can’t hear, L i k e the sound that your hair Keeps aQay from your ear.

Quiet is quiet? Not a schoolyard riot, g o t a loud snore, And not a dance floor. N o l p i e t is something you almost can’t hear, L i k e the sound that your hair Keeps aQay from your ear.

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