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Quotation by John Ashbery
The event combined with Beams leading up to it for the look of force adapted to the wiser Usages of age, but it's both there And not there, like washing or sawdust in the sunlight, At the back of the mind, where we live now.
John Ashbery (b. 1927), U.S. poet, critic. "Saying It to Keep It from Happening."
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