Delmore Schwartz Quote

What was the freedom to which the adult human being rose in the morning, if each act was held back or inspired by the overpowering ghost of a little child?


In Dreams Begin Responsibilities and Other Stories (ed. New Directions Publishing, 1978) - ISBN: 9780811206808

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What was the freedom to which the adult human being rose in the morning, if each act was held back or inspired by the overpowering ghost of a little...

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What was the freedom to which the adult human being rose in the morning, if each act was held back or inspired by the overpowering ghost of a little...

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What was the freedom to which the adult human being rose in the morning, if each act was held back or inspired by the overpowering ghost of a little...

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What was the freedom to which the adult human being rose in the morning, if each act was held back or inspired by the overpowering ghost of a little...