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Ode To The Book

Rating: 2.9
When I close a book
I open life.
I hear
faltering cries
among harbours.
Copper ignots
slide down sand-pits
to Tocopilla.
Night time.
Among the islands
our ocean
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bvvvvv 13 May 2019
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sharon 25 December 2018
Can anyone help me with the name of one of his poems (I'm pretty sure) that has a line like Hold it (them) as if your very life depended on them, then let them go... THANKS!
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Going beyond books Going into the world, to learn true wisdom
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Brian Jani 27 April 2014
Awesome I like this poem, check mine out 
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Alicia Aldrette 01 December 2012
You realize Neruda's been dead for 20 years, right?
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John Tiong Chunghoo 04 July 2006
pablo, this is very good. i could really feel the action behind all your words. your thoughts and the keenness to live life to the full. books should not wrap you up. should should be freeing you and the mind. kindest regares, johd
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