[God What An Outfield,' He Says. 'What A Left Field.' He Looks Up At Me, And I Look Down At Him. 'This Must Be Heaven,' He Says.No. It's Iowa,' I Reply Automatically. But Then I Feel The Night Rubbing Softly Against My Face Like Cherry Blossoms; Look At The Sleeping Girl-child In My Arms, Her Small Hand Curled Around One Of My Fingers; Think Of The Fierce Warmth Of The Woman Waiting For Me In The House; Inhale The Fresh-cut Grass Small That Seems Locked In The Air Like Permanent Incense; And Listen To The Drone Of The Crowd, As Below Me Shoelss Joe Jackson Tenses, Watching The Angle Of The Distant Bat For A Clue As To Where The Ball Will Be Hit.I Think You're Right, Joe,' I Say, But Softly Enough Not To Disturb His Concentration.]

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