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Quotation by Allen Tate
The belly-cold, the grave-clout, that betrayed
Me dithering in the drift of cordial seas;
Ten years are time enough to be dismayed
By mummy Christ, head crammed between his knees.
Allen Tate (1899–1979), U.S. poet, critic. "I" ("More Sonnets at Christmas").
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