Stevie Smith Quotes

I'm sorry to say my dear wife is a dreamer, And as she dreams she gets paler and leaner. Then be off to your Dream, with his fly-away hat, I'll stay with the girls who are happy and fat.
Stevie Smith (1902-1971), British poet. BE OFF!
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It was my bridal night I remember, An old man of seventy-three I lay with my young bride in my arms, A girl with t.b.
Stevie Smith (1902-1971), British poet, novelist. I Remember (l. 1-4). . . CP-Smit.
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Why does my Muse only speak when she is unhappy? She does not, I only listen when I am unhappy When I am happy I live and despise writing For my Muse this cannot but be dispiriting.
Stevie Smith (1902-1971), British poet, novelist. My Muse, Selected Poems (1962).
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