Quotation by Gary Snyder

I recalled when I worked in the woods
and the bars of Madras, Oregon.
That short-haired joy and roughness—
America—your stupidity.
I could almost love you again.
Gary Snyder (b. 1930), U.S. poet. I Went into the Maverick Bar (l. 17–21). . .

No Nature; New and Selected Poems [Gary Snyder]. (1992) Pantheon Books.
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