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    "We walk the lanes to pick them.
    'Ffwff-ffwffs'. He gives them the name
    he gives to all flowers. 'Fftwff! Ffwffs!'
    I teach him to tell the time
    by dandelion. 'One o'clock. Two.'
    He blows me a field of gold
    from the palm of his hand
    and learns the power of naming.

    The sun goes down in the sea
    and the moon's translucent.
    He's wary of waves and sand's
    soft treachery underfoot.
    'What does the sea say?' I ask.
    'Ffwff! Ffwff!" he answers, then turns
    his face to the sky and points
    to the full-blown moon."

    Gillian Clarke.

    Can anyone explain imagery in this poem and how does the content of the poem links with its title?


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