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Quotation by Jacques Prévert
An orange on the table,
Your dress on the rug,
And you in my bed,
Sweet present of the present,
Cool of night,
Warmth of my life.
Jacques Prévert (1900–1977), French poet. "Alicante," Paroles (1946), trans. by Lawrence Ferlinghetti (1958).
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