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Quotation by Hilda Doolittle
No poetic phantasy
but a biological reality,
a fact: I am an entity
like bird, insect, plant
or sea-plant cell;
I live; I am alive.
Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961), U.S. poet. "Flower of the Rod, The."
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