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Quotation by Marianne Moore
Durer would have seen a reason for living
in a town like this, with eight stranded whales
to look at;
Marianne Moore (1887–1972), U.S. poet. The Steeple-Jack (l. 1–3). . .
The Complete Poems of Marianne Moore. (1981) Penguin Books.
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