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From my mother s sleep I fell into the State

From my mother""s sleep I fell into the State
And I hunched in its belly till my wet fur froze.
Six miles from earth loosed from its dream......

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It was not dying everybody died It was not

It was not dying everybody died.
It was not dying we had died before
In the routine crashes and our fields
Called up the papers wr......

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He went up under the gray leaves All gray and

He went up under the gray leaves
All gray and lost in the olive lands
And laid his forehead gray with dust
Deep in the dustiness of h......

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The postman comes when I am still in bed Po

The postman comes when I am still in bed.
"Postman what do you have for me today?"
I say to him. But really I""m in bed.
Then he says ......

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If in an odd angle of the hutment A puppy l

If in an odd angle of the hutment
A puppy laps the water from a can
Of flowers and the drunk sergeant shaving
Whistles O Paradiso! ......

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