Anne Sexton Quotes

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Poetry to me is prayer.

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Death sits with his key in my lock.
Not one day is taken for granted.

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It doesn't matter who my father was; it matters who I remember he was.
— Anne Sexton

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But suicides have a special language.
Like carpenters they want to know which tools.
They never ask why build.
— Anne Sexton

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