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Quotation by John Ashbery
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That's why I quit and took up writing poetry instead.
It's clean, it's relaxing, it doesn't squirt juice all over
Something you were certain of a minute ago and now your own face
Is a stranger and no one can tell you it's true. Hey, stupid!
John Ashbery (b. 1927), U.S. poet, critic. "Or In My Throat."
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