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Quotation by Anne Sexton
The snow far off on the pine
nesting into the needles
like addicts into their fix.
The mailbox as stiff as a soldier
but wearing a chef's hat.
Anne Sexton (1928–1974), U.S. poet. "Landscape Winter."
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