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Richard Brautigan - Hinged To Forgetfulness Like A Door

Hinged to forgetfulness 
like a door, 
she slowly closed out of 
sight, 
and she was the woman I loved, 
but too many times she slept like 
a mechanical deer in my caresses, 
and I ached in the metal silence 
of her dreams.

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Poet: Richard Brautigan
Poem: Hinged To Forgetfulness Like A Door
Year: Published/Written in 1950

Comment 1 of 1, added on May 17th, 2009 at 9:46 AM.

i think i have a kind of symphaty with brautigan . actully where he said "but too many times she slept like a mechanical deer in my caresses,"

Mohamad from Iran

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