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A. M. Klein

I am weak before the wind; before the sun   I faint; I lose my strength; I am utterly vanquished by a star;   I go to my knees, at length Before the song of a bird; before   The breath of spring or fall I am lost; before these miracles   I am nothing… Continue reading A. M. Klein

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Mary Shelley

I am unstable, sometimes melancholy, and have been called on some occasions imperious; but I never did an ungenerous act in my life. I sympathise warmly with others, and have wasted my heart in their love. ― Mary Shelley, The Life and Letters of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, May 3, 2014) Originally

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