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Quotation by Anne Sexton
I keep thinking that what I need
to do is buy my leg back.
Surely it is for sale somewhere,
poor broken tool, poor ornament.
It might be in a store somewhere beside a lady's scarf.
Anne Sexton (1928–1974), U.S. poet. "The One–Legged Man."
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