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George Oppen

Clarity In the sense of transparence, I don’t mean that much can be explained Clarity in the sense of silence. —  George Oppen, from “Of Being Numerous: Sections 1-22 (1968) ,” New Collected Poems. (New Directions Publishing Corporation; First Edition edition February 2002) Advertisements

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