Linda Pastan, “The Safecracker” from The Imperfect Paradise. Copyright © 1988 by Linda Pastan. Reprinted with the permission of the Jean V. Naggar Agency, Inc. on behalf of the author.
Source: Carnival Night: New and Selected Poems 1968-1998 (W. W. Norton and Company Inc., 1998)
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Poet Linda Pastan b. 1932
POET’S REGION U.S., Mid-Atlantic
Poetic Terms Free Verse
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