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Louise Gluck - Confession

To say I'm without fear--
It wouldn't be true.
I'm afraid of sickness, humiliation.
Like anyone, I have my dreams.
But I've learned to hide them,
To protect myself
From fulfillment: all happiness
Attracts the Fates' anger.
They are sisters, savages--
In the end they have
No emotion but envy. 

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Poet: Louise Gluck
Poem: Confession

Comment 32 of 32, added on June 30th, 2015 at 6:29 PM.
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JHzxb8 Muchos Gracias for your post. Keep writing.

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Comment 31 of 32, added on January 15th, 2015 at 9:34 PM.
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Qiphjg Hello.This article was really interesting, especially because I was browsing for thoughts on this issue last Saturday.

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Comment 30 of 32, added on January 15th, 2015 at 6:27 PM.
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QhBGAO Generally I do not read post on blogs, but I wish to say that this write-up very forced me to try and do it! Your writing style has been amazed me. Thanks, quite nice article.

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