Quotation by Sylvia Plath

How frail the human heart must be—
a mirrored pool of thought.
Sylvia Plath (1932–1963), U.S. poet. Quoted in "I Thought I Could Not Be Hurt," introduction, Letters Home: Correspondence 1950-1963, Aurelia Schober Plath (1975).

This was Plath's first poem, written at age 14.
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