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    For I know, and so should you
    That soon the enquiring worm shall try
    Our well-preserved complacency.
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)

    But wishes breed not, neither
    Can we fend off rock arrival,
    Lie watching yellow until the golden weather
    Breaks, O my heart’s blood, like a heart and hill.
    —Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)