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Found Poem XXVI or After Borges

December 31, 2020

To Rod Moody-Corbett

These are some of the things that can be counted.

People
Objects
Long slender objects
Minutes
Things

Times or occurrences
Numbers in series
Multiples of things

People
Small animals
Large animals
Birds and rabbits
Small fish and shrimp

Objects
Sheets or flat things
Long objects
Cupfuls or glassfuls or bowlfuls or spoonfuls
Boxes or boxfuls
Dishes
Suits of clothing

Machines and cars
Boats
Ships
Aircraft

Parts or components
Parts or partitions
Bundles
Sets or pairs
Pairs of things
Pairs of footwear
Tenths of things
Discounts or tenths discounted