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Cemetery Nights

  • Stephen Dobyns

Abstract

sometimes i think communication is all we have-a voice like a silver wire extending through the dark or one chunk of flesh pressing against another chunk of flesh. Sometimes I don’t even think that.

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Silver Wire Unstressed Syllable Tight Form Common Feeling Asian Figure 
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Notes

  1. 1.
    Stephen Dobyns, “Cemetery Nights” from Cemetery Nights in Velocities, New and Selected Poems, 1966–1992 (New York, 1994), p. 81.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    (From T. S. Eliot, “Reflections on Vers Libres” in Selected Prose of T. S. Eliot, intro. Frank Kermode [New York, 1975], pp. 34–35.)Google Scholar

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© Stephen Dobyns 2003

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