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“Her only levity is patience, / the sport of truly chastened things.”
“Click, click, go the lobsters, / With their china mitts and / articulated tails.”
“Action creates / a taste / for itself.”
“There could be nutrients / in failure — / deep amendments / to the shallow soil / of wishes.”
Kay Ryan, U.S. poet, educator