Questions tagged [shirley-toulson]

Questions about the British author and poet Shirley Toulson and her works. If this is a question about one of her works, it should be tagged either with the appropriate novel tag, or with [poetry] if it is a question about her short poems.

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What is the meaning of “Both wry with the laboured ease of loss.” and “And of this circumstance… Its silence silences.” in 'A Photograph'?

In the poem A Photograph (written by Shirley Toulson), I didn't understand some sentences. In the first stanza, the poet says, The cardboard shows me how it was When the two girl cousins went ...