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Names

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Names

By Marilyn Hacker

W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393339673, 105pp.

Publication Date: May 2, 2011

Description
from Ghazal: The Beloved Lines that grapple doubt, written because of the beloved: when grief subsides, what survives the loss of the beloved Your every declaration is suspect That was, at least, the departing gloss of the beloved Were you merely a servant of the stat or (now you give the coin a toss) of the beloved How pure you were, resistant in an orchard Peace with justice: the cause of the beloved