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Quotation by John Ashbery
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fools and follies
The things that were coming to be talked about
Have come and gone and are still remembered
As being recent. There is a grain of curiosity
At the base of some new thing, that unrolls
Its question mark like a new wave on the shore.
John Ashbery (b. 1927), U.S. poet, critic. "Blue Sonata."
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