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January 1, 1965 by Joseph Brodsky

The kings will lose your old address. No star will flare up to impress. The ear may yield, under duress, to blizzards’ nagging roar. The shadows falling off your back, you’d snuff the candle, hit the sack, for calendars more … Continue reading

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In the Bleak Midwinter by Christina Rossetti

In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow, snow on snow, In the bleak midwinter, long ago. Our God, Heaven cannot hold Him, nor earth … Continue reading

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