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E. E. Cummings

the sky a silver
dissonance by the correct
fingers of April
resolved

             into a
clutter of trite jewels

— E. E. Cummings, from “Impressions: the sky a sliver,” Tulips and Chimneys. (Liveright; 2nd Revised ed. Edition, August 17, 1996)  Originally published 1923.

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