Constantly Risking Absurdity
by Lawrence Ferlinghetti
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Constantly risking absurdity and death (1-2)
and balancing on eyebeams above a sea of faces ...
the poet like an acrobat climbs on rime ...
and all without mistaking any thing for what it may not be (16-18)