Title: Recién Casados (Newlyweds)
Source(s): Saludos! Poems of New Mexico/Poemas de Nuevo Mexico
Jane Candia Coleman (Author); Consuelo Luz (Translator); Jeanie C. Williams (Editor)
A bilingual poem about newlyweds settling in Catron Country.
They say when Archie was married
he brought his bride to this rough hill
and pitched a tent. He gave her dishes,
pots and pans to use on the open fire,
a pedal sewing machine. Then he went off,
And she, who from her canvas ...