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Sylvia Plath - Night Shift

It was not a heart, beating. 
That muted boom, that clangor 
Far off, not blood in the ears 
Drumming up and fever 

To impose on the evening. 
The noise came from outside: 
A metal detonating 
Native, evidently, to 

These stilled suburbs nobody 
Startled at it, though the sound 
Shook the ground with its pounding. 
It took a root at my coming 

Till the thudding shource, exposed, 
Counfounded in wept guesswork: 
Framed in windows of Main Street's 
Silver factory, immense 

Hammers hoisted, wheels turning, 
Stalled, let fall their vertical 
Tonnage of metal and wood; 
Stunned in marrow. Men in white 

Undershirts circled, tending 
Without stop those greased machines, 
Tending, without stop, the blunt 
Indefatigable fact.

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Poet: Sylvia Plath
Poem: Night Shift

Comment 29 of 29, added on May 10th, 2017 at 8:38 AM.
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1TMVcB Thanks for sharing, this is a fantastic article post.Really looking forward to read more. Really Great.

jeremy abrams from Estonia
Comment 28 of 29, added on May 9th, 2017 at 7:14 AM.
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IbsOkK look at skies (look for аАТ’аЂа‹chemtrailаАТ’аЂа› in google) fake clouds blocking sunlight UK and USA govt as put chemicals in tap water and food to dumb down population research everything mentioned

jeremy abrams from China
Comment 27 of 29, added on March 4th, 2017 at 4:51 PM.
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YINQHM This is one awesome post.Really looking forward to read more. Great.

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