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Following his father’s footsteps
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Following his father's footsteps
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The Sun at Noon. Muscatine, Iowa: The Prairie Press, 1943. 26.
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Protagonist named Clem Murphy. Iowa mentioned in the poem.
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Clem Murphy retired at fifty / and left his boy on the farm— / but he is unhappy