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Sylvia Plath - Child

Your clear eye is the one absolutely beautiful thing.
I want to fill it with color and ducks,
The zoo of the new

Whose name you meditate --
April snowdrop, Indian pipe,
Little

Stalk without wrinkle,
Pool in which images
Should be grand and classical

Not this troublous
Wringing of hands, this dark
Ceiling without a star.

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Poet: Sylvia Plath
Poem: Child
Volume: The Collected Poems
Year: Published/Written in 1963
Poem of the Day: Apr 30 2014

Comment 85 of 85, added on August 4th, 2014 at 4:48 PM.
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ZfZIhz Major thanks for the article post.Really thank you! Great.

crorkz from Malaysia
Comment 84 of 85, added on August 4th, 2014 at 4:37 PM.
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bY0TSZ Looking forward to reading more. Great post.Thanks Again. Will read on...

crorkz matz from Antigua and Barbuda
Comment 83 of 85, added on August 4th, 2014 at 4:29 PM.
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XhQ6lS Enjoyed every bit of your article. Fantastic.

crorkz from Sudan

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