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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

Love Calls Us to the Things of This World Spirituality Quotes

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Quote #7

And the heaviest nuns walk in a pure floating (32)

Spiritual double-duty here. Nuns are spiritual humans; they're supposed to be the go-betweens between humans and God. But also, "a pure floating" brings us back to the floating angels at the poem's beginning.

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