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Anne Michaels

I can only find you
by looking deeper, that’s how love
leads us into the world.

My hands burn
all the time.

— Anne Michaels, from “The Second Search,”  Skin Divers. (Bloomsbury Publishing PLC; First Edition edition September 27, 1999)

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