Death, Burying the Dead, & the Orioles

In light of yesterday’s final demise of the O’s and many a pinned and crushed hope for this morning’s mournful Baltimoreans, David Salner’s “Opening Day” seems an oddly appropriate poem to close the Orioles’ postseason:

from David Salner’s Opening Day, ed

(Read the full poem by Salner in Cobalt‘s 2014 baseball theme issue, available online for free.)

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