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With Vengeance Like A Tiger Crawls

Poem written circa 1961

to hell with metric -- I have read the lore of the ages
and placed them back on their lifeless shelves:
we have written ourselves insensible
while outside...

Books

Poems and Drawings - pg. 4 - 1962
The Roominghouse Madrigals - pg. 177 - 1988

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