Dusk

spider on the cold expanse
of glass, three stories high
rests intently
and so purely alone.

I’m not like that!

Rae Armantrout, “Dusk” from Veil: New and Selected Poems. Copyright © 2001 by Rae Armantrout. Reprinted with the permission of Wesleyan University Press.
Source: Veil: New and Selected Poems (Wesleyan University Press, 2001)
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