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The King's Question: Poems

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Brian Culhane’s deeply felt and accomplished debut, winner of the poetry foundation’s Emily Dickinson First Book Award

Let just one of those quicksilver hours be returned to me,

W ith my knowledge now of the world, and not a boy’s,

With all that I have become a lighted room. One hour
To ask the question that burned, once, in a King’s throat.
—from “The King’s Qu
Paperback, 80 pages
Published September 30th 2008 by Graywolf Press
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