Voices: Camaroby Bert Stern
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The young tough across the street in his undershirt is washing his car,
Around here, people are their cars, even the ones that squat on the greasy drive
Swiping his chamois across the car’s black flank, his face is open
Bert Stern taught at Wabash for 40 years and is Milligan Professor Emeritus of English. He lives in Somerville, MA, teaches in the Changing Lives Through Literature program, and is founding editor at Off the Grid Press.