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Weldon Kees

(1914 - 1955 / Nebraska / United States)

Aspects Of Robinson


Robinson at cards at the Algonquin; a thin
Blue light comes down once more outside the blinds.
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  • Rookie Midnight Solitude (12/11/2011 7:50:00 PM)

    Absolutely brilliant poem. So American, so New York. The haunting loneliness of an individual in modern urban life is timelessly conveyed in this unforgettable poem. (Report) Reply

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