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Quotation by Denise Levertov
They live (when they live) in fear of blinding, of burning, of choking under a mushroom cloud in the year of the roach. And they want (like us) the eternity of today, they want this fear to be struck out at once....
Denise Levertov (b. 1923), Anglo–U.S. poet. "The Novel."
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