Wendell Berry

“It is to be broken. It is to be
torn open. It is not to be
reached and come to rest in
ever. I turn against you,
I break from you, I turn to you.
We hurt, and are hurt,
and have each other for healing.
It is healing. It is never whole.”

Wendell Berry, The Collected Poems, 1957-1982
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The Collected Poems, 1957-1982 The Collected Poems, 1957-1982 by Wendell Berry
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