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Quotation by Wallace Stevens
In the sea, Biscayne, there prinks
The young emerald, evening star,
Good light for drunkards, poets, widows,
And ladies soon to be married.
Wallace Stevens (1879–1955), U.S. poet. "Homunculus et la Belle étoile."
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