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W.S. Merwin - Any Time

How long ago the day is
when at last I look at it
with the time it has taken
to be there still in it
now in the transparent light
with the flight in the voices
the beginning in the leaves
everything I remember
and before it before me
present at the speed of light
in the distance that I am
who keep reaching out to it
seeing all the time faster
where it has never stirred from
before there is anything
the darkness thinking the light

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Poet: W.S. Merwin
Poem: Any Time

Comment 7 of 7, added on November 9th, 2015 at 8:46 PM.

xqAEW9 Thank you ever so for you blog.Really looking forward to read more. Will read on

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Comment 6 of 7, added on October 15th, 2015 at 6:42 PM.

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Comment 5 of 7, added on September 28th, 2015 at 12:21 PM.

X5SNq8 It as wonderful that you are getting ideas from this paragraph as well as from our argument made at this place.

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