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Wallace Stevens

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message 1: by Héctor (new)

Héctor Spring is like a belle undressing.


message 2: by Héctor (new)

Héctor I am what is around me.
Women understand this.
One is not duchess
A hundred yards from a carriage.

Wallace Stevens, Theory


message 3: by Héctor (new)

Héctor
The point of vision and desire are the same.

Wallace Stevens


message 4: by Héctor (last edited Jul 06, 2008 12:52PM) (new)

Héctor
But in the centre of our lives, this time, this day,
it is a state, this spring among the politicians
playing cards. In a village of the indigenes,
one would have still to discover. Among the dogs and dung,
one would continue to contend with one's ideas.

Wallace Stevens, The glass of water


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