wild cherry

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under some hedge of choke-cherry or viburnum--which they cannot express-- Unless it be that marriage perhaps with a dash of Indian blood will throw up a girl so desolate so hemmed round with disease and murder that she'll be rescued by an agent-- reared by the state and Sent out at fifteen to work in some hard-pressed house in the suburbs--
Throughout the poem there is a contrast and tension between nature and social perversion: "isolate lakes and valleys" / "deaf-mutes, thieves"; "succumbing without emotion" / "under-some hedge of choke-cherry or viburnum.