Edgar Lee Masters quotes

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Out of me unworthy and unknown
The vibrations of deathless music;
I am Anne Rutledge who sleep beneath these weeds,
Beloved in life of Abraham Lincoln,
The eye-balls were seared with a milky mucus;
The madness of a dying soul
To be an editor, as I was.
Then to lie here close by the river over the place
To be able to see every side of every question;
To be on every side, to be everything, to be nothing long;
Degenerate sons and daughters,
Life is too strong for you--
It takes life to love Life.
by Spoon Rivergathering many a shell,
And many a flower and medicinal weed--
Woodlands, meadows,streams and rivers--
Blind to all of it all my life long.
Ballades by the score with the same old thought:
The snows and the roses of yesterday are vanished;
Lo! he babbles of the fish-frys of long ago,
Of the horse-races of long ago at Clary's Grove,
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