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Ruth Whitman

  • Let me apologize for all the faces I've worn, none of them my own.

    • Ruth Whitman,
    • title poem, The Marriage Wig and Other Poems ()
  • I keep my clocks a little fast / so time won't take me by surprise.

    • Ruth Whitman,
    • "Round," Laughing Gas ()

Ruth Whitman, U.S. poet, translator, educator

(1922 - 1999)