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Frank O’Hara

1 Well now, hold on maybe I won’t go to sleep at all and it’ll be a beautiful white night or else I’ll collapse completely from nerves and be calm as a rug or a bottle of pills or suddenly I’ll be off Montauk swimming and loving it and not caring where — Frank O’Hara,… Continue reading Frank O’Hara

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T. S. Eliot

Rhapsody on a Windy Night Twelve o’clock. Along the reaches of the street Held in a lunar synthesis, Whispering lunar incantations Dissolve the floors of memory And all its clear relations Its divisions and precisions, Every street lamp that I pass Beats like a fatalistic drum, And through the spaces of the dark Midnight shakes… Continue reading T. S. Eliot

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