Quotation by Robert Lowell

the mud
Flies from his hunching wings and beak—my heart,
The blue kingfisher dives on you in fire.
Robert Lowell (1917–1977), U.S. poet. Colloquy in Black Rock (l. 24–26). . .

Selected Poems [Robert Lowell]. (Rev. ed. 1977; repr. 1993) Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
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