The daily poem: California

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This poem is taken from Juvenilia: Poems 1922-28 by W H Auden, edited by Katherine Bucknell (Faber, pounds 25). It was written when the author was a 15 years old, and is the first of more than 200 poems included and annotated in this unique collection of early work.