In Memory of poet Mary Oliver
September 10, 1935 – January 17, 2019
What is the vitality and necessity
of clean water?
Ask the man who is ill, who is lifting
his lips to the cup.
Ask the forest.
© 2009 by Mary Oliver – Used by permission of the Charlotte Sheedy Literary Agency, Inc. Any third party use of this material, outside of this publication, is prohibited.