William Carlos Williams Quote

We, in
that instant, lost,

breathless to be witnesses,
as if we stood
ourselves refreshed among
the shining fauna of that fire.


Selected poems of William Carlos Williams (ed. New Directions Publishing, 1968)

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We, in that instant, lost, breathless to be witnesses, as if we stood ourselves refreshed among the shining fauna of that fire.

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We, in that instant, lost, breathless to be witnesses, as if we stood ourselves refreshed among the shining fauna of that fire.

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We, in that instant, lost, breathless to be witnesses, as if we stood ourselves refreshed among the shining fauna of that fire.

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We, in that instant, lost, breathless to be witnesses, as if we stood ourselves refreshed among the shining fauna of that fire.