Breakfast with Thom Gunn

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Aubade Those who lack a talent for love have come to walk the long Pier 7. Here at the end of the imagined world are three low-flying gulls like lies on the surface; the slow red of a pilot's boat; the groan of a fisherman hacking a small shark-- and our speech like the icy water, a poor translation that will not carry us across. What brought us west, anyway? A hunger. But ours is no Donner Party, we who feed only on scenery, the safest form of obfuscation: see how the bay is a gray deepening into gray, the ...

Breakfast with Thom Gunn 2009, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226503448

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Breakfast with Thom Gunn 2009, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226503431

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