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Quotation by Elizabeth Bishop
One can smell it turning to gas; if one were Baudelaire
one could probably hear it turning to marimba music.
Elizabeth Bishop (1911–1979), U.S. poet. The Bight (l. 7–8). . .
The Complete Poems, 1927-1979 [Elizabeth Bishop]. (1983) Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
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