Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird
by Wallace Stevens
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird Awe and Amazement Quotes
How we cite our quotes: (section: I, II, etc.)
When the blackbird flew out of sight,
It marked the edge
Of one of many circles. (Section IX)
Again, the speaker's imagination creates the reality surrounding the blackbird. He's not just amazed by the bird; he's amazed by the circles.