Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy
cathy_edgett

more words from Stanley Kunitz -

"Poetry is ultimately mythology, the telling of stories of the soul," he wrote. "The old myths, the old gods, the old heroes have never died. They are only sleeping at the bottom of our minds, waiting for our call. We have need of them, for in their sum they epitomize the wisdom and experience of the race."

Ah, Stanley, how much he will be missed even though now he dances ever more heroically in the stars.
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