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Quotation by Archie Randolph Ammons
risk is full: every living thing in
siege: the demand is life, to keep life: the small
white blacklegged egret, how beautiful, quietly stalks and spears
the shallows, darts to shore
Archie Randolph Ammons (b. 1926), U.S. poet. Corsons Inlet (l. 70–74). . .
Norton Anthology of Modern Poetry, The. Richard Ellmann and Robert O'Clair, eds. (2d ed., 1988) W. W. Norton & Company.
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