Robinson Jeffers Quote

The learned astronomer Analyzing the light of most remote star-swirls Has found them — or a trick of distance deludes his prism — All at incredible speeds fleeing outward from ours. I thought, no doubt they are fleeing the contagion Of consciousness that infects this corner of space.


In: Tim Hunt (ed.), The Collected Poetry of Robinson Jeffers (Volume 2)

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The learned astronomer Analyzing the light of most remote star-swirls Has found them — or a trick of distance deludes his prism — All at...

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The learned astronomer Analyzing the light of most remote star-swirls Has found them — or a trick of distance deludes his prism — All at...

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The learned astronomer Analyzing the light of most remote star-swirls Has found them — or a trick of distance deludes his prism — All at...

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The learned astronomer Analyzing the light of most remote star-swirls Has found them — or a trick of distance deludes his prism — All at...