I do not know which to prefer

black-bird-raven

[…]
I do not know which to prefer,
The beauty of inflections
Or the beauty of innuendos,
The blackbird whistling
Or just after.
[…]

~ Wallace Stevens, Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird


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Comments

  1. just after

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  2. I know I prefer the front to the back, tho the juxtaposition of wings is magnificent

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  3. Can I say both/all?

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  4. beautifully photographed

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  5. As though carved from obsidian. Breathtaking….

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