Gregory Corso Quotes

what if I'm 60 years old and not married, all alone in a furnished room with pee stains on my underwear and everybody else is married!
Gregory Corso (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Marriage (l. 106-108). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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when Mrs Kindhead comes to collect for the Community Chest grab her and tell her There are unfavorable omens in the sky! And when the mayor comes to get my vote tell him When are you going to stop people killing whales!
Gregory Corso (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Marriage (l. 62-65). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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O how terrible it must be for a young man— seated before a family and the family thinking We never saw him before! He wants our Mary Lou! After tea and homemade cookies they ask What do you do for a living
Gregory Corso (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Marriage (l. 16-19). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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a fat Reichian wife screeching over potatoes Get a job! And five nose running brats in love with Batman
Gregory Corso (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Marriage (l. 83-84). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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O God, and the wedding! All her family and her friends and only a handful of mine all scroungy and bearded just wait to get at the drinks and food—
Gregory Corso (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Marriage (l. 24-26). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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Should I get married? Should I be good? Astound the girl next door with my velvet suit and faustus hood?
Gregory Corso (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Marriage (l. 1-2). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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The indifferent clerk he knowing what was going to happen The lobby zombies they knowing what The whistling elevator man he knowing The winking bellboy knowing Everybody knowing! I'd be almost inclined not to do anything!
Gregory Corso (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Marriage (l. 37-41). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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it's just that I see love as odd as wearing shoes— I never wanted to marry a girl who was like my mother And Ingrid Bergman was always impossible
Gregory Corso (b. 1930), U.S. poet. Marriage (l. 100-103). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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