In Celebration

Original Text: 
Mark Strand, New Selected Poems (New York: Knopf, 2007): 78. PS 3569.T69 A6 2007X Robarts Library
1You sit in a chair, touched by nothing, feeling
2the old self become the older self, imagining
3only the patience of water, the boredom of stone.
4You think that silence is the extra page,
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Publication Start Year: 
1973
Publication Notes: 
The Story of Our Lives, 1973.
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2009
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