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Three poems

Thom Gunn

Three poems

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Published by World Poetry in [Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTom Gunn.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 46 :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22163705M

Even as I say this I seem to hear you and see you wishing me well, your eyes taking in some rapid lateral development reading without comprehension and always taken up on the reel of what is happening in the wings. She is full of goodwill, a friend to all, all except the dragon that is. You were always a living But a secret person Yet not wanting to "presume" Was the insurance That life churned thick in the after-feeling And so, even more, a sign of what happens today, The glad mess, the idea of striking out. It is you who made this, therefore you are true.

Him she hates. Therefore I hold you. And gradually, as the air gets thinner as you climb a mountain, these things will stand forth in a relief all their own—the look of belonging. Kind and easy to adore, she has no ill will towards any soul, save that one mentioned before—her adversary of old—that toxic destroyer.

Thank you for being a positive influence at a time when a lot Of negativity surrounded me. The English translations and pinyin together serve as a guide to the meanings of the poems. View image of Credit: Alamy Like no other text from Chinese antiquity, the Songs were cherished, and hence survived, in two parallel traditions: one of learned commentary and the imperial examination system, the other of poetic memory and allusion. Him she hates.


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