Robert Creeley Quotes

Comes the time when it's later and onto your table the headwaiter puts the bill,
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. A Wicker Basket (l. 1-3). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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There are very huge stars, man, in the sky,
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. A Wicker Basket (l. 21). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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Oh lovely lady, morning or evening or afternoon. Oh lovely lady, eating with or without a spoon. Oh most lovely lady, whether dressed or undressed or partly. Oh most lovely lady, getting up or going to bed or sitting only.
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. Ballad of the Despairing Husband (l. 40-43). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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And I will wear what dresses I choose! And I will dance, and what's to lose! I'm free of you, you little prick, and I'm the one can make it stick.
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. Ballad of the Despairing Husband (l. 29-32). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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Oh come home soon, I write to her. Go screw yourself, is her answer. Now what is that, for Christian word? I hope she feeds on dried goose turd.
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. Ballad of the Despairing Husband (l. 9-12). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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My wife and I lived all alone, contention was our only bone. I fought with her, she fought with me, and things went on right merrily.
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. Ballad of the Despairing Husband (l. 1-4). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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Dead. Died. Will die. Want. Morning, midnight. I asked you if you were going to get a pet what kind of animal would you get.
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. If You (l. 13-16). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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shall we & why not, buy a goddamn big car, drive, he sd, for christ's sake, look out where yr going.
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. I Know a Man (l. 8-12). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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I will go to the garden. I will be a romantic. I will sell myself in hell, in heaven also I will be.
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. The Door (l. 77-80). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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Mighty magic is a mother, in her there is another issue of fixture, repeated form, the race renewal, the charge of the command.
Robert Creeley (b. 1926), U.S. poet. The Door (l. 25-28). . . The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975 (1982) University of California Press.
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