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Quotation by Denise Levertov
Green Snake, when I hung you round my neck
and stroked your cold, pulsing throat
Denise Levertov (b. 1923), Anglo-American poet. To the Snake (l. 1–2). . .
Poetry Anthology, The, 1912–1977. Daryl Hine and Joseph Parisi, eds. (1978) Houghton Mifflin Company.
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