Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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Quote #4

(i do not know what it is about you that closes
and opens;only something in me understands
the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses) (17-19)

Have you ever stared into a rose? Really deeply? For a long time? Go do it now. No, for real. Go—and then tell us you aren't awed and amazed.

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