Charles Simic quotes - 5 of
Know the devil Still exists, That the snow grows whiter After a crow has flown over it,
And then finally there's your grandmother
Sweeping the dust of the nineteenth century ...
They are sworn enemies of lyric poetry.
In prison they accompany the jailer, ...
There are knives that glitter like altars
In a dark church ...
This strange thing must have crept
Right out of hell. It resembles a bird's foot Worn around the cannibal's neck.
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