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+ "It seems only yesterday I used to believe
there was nothing under my skin but light.
If you cut me I would shine.
But now when I fall upon the sidewalks of life,
I skin my knees. I bleed."
Billy Collins, from “On Turning Ten”
12th April 2012
Tags: Billy Collins On Turning Ten thoughts that breathe poetry lit

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