Quotation by Thomas Kinsella

I towel my shaven jaw and stop, and stare,
Riveted by a dark exhausted eye,
A dry downturning mouth.
Thomas Kinsella (b. 1929), Irish poet. Mirror in February (l. 5–7). . .

Norton Anthology of Modern Poetry, The. Richard Ellmann and Robert O'Clair, eds. (2d ed., 1988) W. W. Norton & Company.
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