A Supermarket in California
by Allen Ginsberg
A Supermarket in California Quotes
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Literature and Writing Quotes
What thoughts I have of you tonight, Walt Whitman, for I walked down the sidestreets under the trees with a headache self-conscious looking at the full moon. (1)
Sexuality and Sexual Identity Quotes
What peaches and what penumbras! Whole families shopping at night! Aisles full of husbands! Wives in the avocados, babies in the tomatoes!—and you, Garcia Lorca, what were you doing down by the w...
Visions of America Quotes
In my hungry fatigue, and shopping for images, I went into the neon fruit supermarket, dreaming of your enumerations! (1)