Sara Teasdale August 8, 1884 – January 29, 1933

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“Stephen kissed me in the spring, Robin in the fall, But Colin only looked at me And never kissed at all. Stephen’s kiss was lost in jest, Robin’s lost in play, But the kiss in Colin’s eyes Haunts me night and day.”
Sara Teasdale, The Collected Poems
“It is strange how often a heart must be broken Before the years can make it wise.”
Sara Teasdale, The Collected Poems
“You will recognize your own path when you come upon it because you will suddenly have all the energy and imagination you will ever need.”
Sara Teasdale

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what is one on her most famous poems
One of my students used this source for a project. I had to mark her down drastically due to the inaccuracy and biased interpretation of Sara Teasdale's life. There is a multitude of examples in which this biography crosses the line from objective into subjective. Never have I read such a poorly-educated interpretation of Sara Teasdale's life. I'm incredibly disappointed. If only my student had checked her sources...
this woman sucks a lot
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