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Men make clothes for the women they'd like to be with or--in most cases--the women they'd like to be.
He leaves a white
Unbroken glory, a gathered radiance,
A width, a shining peace, under the night.
But only agony, and that has ending;
And the worst friend and enemy is but Death.
Down the blue night the unending columns press
In noiseless tumult, break and wave and flow,
Mud unto mud!--Death eddies near--
Not here the appointed End, not here!
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Fish (fly-replete, in depth of June,
Dawdling away their wat'ry noon)
But somewhere, beyond Space and Time,
Is wetter water, slimier slime!
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Infinite hungers leap no more
In the chance swaying of your dress;
And love has changed to kindliness.
Cities, like cats, will reveal themselves at night.
Now, God be thanked Who has matched us with His hour,
And caught our youth, and wakened us from sleeping,
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