Robert Hass Quotes

There are moments when the body is as numinous as words, days that are the good flesh continuing Such tenderness, those afternoons and evenings, saying blackberry, blackberry, blackberry.
Robert Hass (b. 1941), U.S. poet. Meditation at Lagunitas (l. 28-31). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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All the new thinking is about loss. In this it resembles all the old thinking.
Robert Hass (b. 1941), U.S. poet. Meditation at Lagunitas (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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Longing, we say, because desire is full of endless distances.
Robert Hass (b. 1941), U.S. poet. Meditation at Lagunitas (l. 24-25). . . Norton Anthology of Poetry, The. Alexander W. Allison and others, eds. (3d ed., 1983) W. W. Norton & Company.
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