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Quotation by Anne Sexton
It's peeling now, age has got it,
a kind of cancer of the background
and also in the assorted features.
It's like a rotten flag
or a vegetable from the refrigerator,
pocked with mold.
Anne Sexton (1928–1974), U.S. poet. "Baby Picture."
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