Elizabeth Bishop Quote

This iceberg cuts its facets from within.
Like jewelry from a grave
it saves itself perpetually and adorns
only itself.


'The Imaginary Iceberg' (1946)

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This iceberg cuts its facets from within. Like jewelry from a grave it saves itself perpetually and adorns only itself.

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This iceberg cuts its facets from within. Like jewelry from a grave it saves itself perpetually and adorns only itself.

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This iceberg cuts its facets from within. Like jewelry from a grave it saves itself perpetually and adorns only itself.

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This iceberg cuts its facets from within. Like jewelry from a grave it saves itself perpetually and adorns only itself.