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Quotation by Anne Sexton
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What is reality?
I am a plaster doll; I pose
with eyes that cut open without landfall or nightfall
upon some shellacked and grinning person,
eyes that open, blue, steel, and close.
Am I approximately an I. Magnin transplant?
Anne Sexton (1928–1974), U.S. poet. "Self in 1958."
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