This poem, from The Poetry of Robert Frost
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A Patch of Old Snow
There's a patch of old snow in a corner
That I should have guessed
Was a blow-away paper the rain
Had brought to rest.
It is speckled with grime as if
Small print overspread it,
The news of a day I've forgotten—
If I ever read it.
Read "The Road Not Taken" by Robert Frost