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"some books are meant / to be read just like this / alone, with the evening, / a bowl of fruit ripening / waiting for the reader / to grow hungry, but / she won't, the book / will devour her, / and it / will soon / become / morning."

I read it because I enjoy reading such beautifully worded expressions and observations.

There is no frigate like a book, To take us lands away, Nor any courses like a page, Of prancing poetry ~ Emily Dickenson

Poets are damned but they are not blind. They see with the eyes of the angels. - Williams Carlos Williams

“There are three good things in this world.  One is to read poetry, another is to write poetry, and the best of all is to live poetry.” —Rupert Brooke

“There are three good things in this world. One is to read poetry, another is to write poetry, and the best of all is to live poetry.” Rupert Brooke