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Love Calls Us to the Things of This World

Love Calls Us to the Things of This World

by Richard Wilbur

Awe and Amazement Quotes

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Quote #4

Yet, as the sun acknowledges
With a warm look the world's hunks and colors (24-25)

Even the sun is fond of the world. Wilbur personifies the sun here by attributing to it the human capacity for amazement, looking down on all the beautiful stuff we've got on this lump of spinning rock.

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