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One of the jobs of poetry is to make the unbearable bearable, not by falsehood, but by clear, precise confrontation. – Richard Wilbur — The Paris Review (@parisreview) November 30, 2010 – Posted using BlogPress from my iPad

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“What can be asserted without evidence can be dismissed without evidence.” via Christopher Hitchens: ‘You have to choose your future regrets’ | interview | Books | The Observer.