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James Merrill

(3 March 1926 – 6 February 1995 / New York City, New York)

Poems of James Merrill

1. A Mysterious Epigraph 5/9/2012
2. An Urban Convalescence 5/9/2012
3. Another April 5/9/2012
4. Home Fires 5/9/2012
5. Log 5/9/2012
6. Manos Karastefanes 5/9/2012
7. The Broken Home 5/9/2012
8. The Candid Decorator 5/9/2012
9. The Puzzle is no Puzzle 5/9/2012
10. The Victor Dog 1/20/2003
11. Voices from the Other World 5/9/2012
12. Yánnina 5/9/2012

Manos Karastefanes

Death took my father.
The same year (I was twelve)
Thanási's mother taught me
Heaven and hell.

None of my army buddies
Called me by name—
Just 'Styles' or 'Fashion Plate'.
One friend I had, my body,

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