Quote for Today: Sylvia Plath

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I am inhabited by a cry.
Nightly it flaps out
Looking, with its hooks, for something to love.

 

I am terrified by this dark thing
That sleeps in me;
All day I feel its soft, feathery turnings, its malignity.
Sylvia Plath, from “Elm”, Collected Poems
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