Ode to Giovanni

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Sing in me, Muse,

and tell the story of that boy,

skilled in ways not measured by tests;

that lifter of rocks and low spirits;

who reads not books, but hearts;

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Giovanni The Gentle-Hearted.

Giovanni of the Trees.

Giovanni The Fleet of Foot.

Giovanni Who Watches the Bees.

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Giovanni The Agile.

Giovanni, Savior of Spiders.

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Giovanni Finds-a-lot.

Giovanni, Catcher of Lizards.

Giovanni, The Great Figure-Outter.

Giovanni d’Avion de Papier.

Giovanni, Skipper of Stones.

Giovanni Who Smiles with Whole Face.

Giovanni Who Sees What You Just Passed By.

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