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Author QuotedPatrice Tour du Pin, de la
Title QuotedDedicated Life and Poetry
Date (Year/Month/Day)1947/10/19
QuotationI have tried again to read Patrice de la Tour du Pin and sometimes find him very antipathetic. All that stuff is not for me. Keep away from poets!
Quotation SourceEntering the Silence: Becoming a Monk and Writer. The Journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 2, 1941-1952.; Edited by Jonathan Montaldo. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1996, p. 127
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