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Nothing Stays

Nothing stays
Not even change,
That can grow tired
Of it’s own name;
The very thought
Too much for it.

Somewhere in air
A stillness is,
So far, so thin-
But let it alone.
Whoever we are
It is not for us


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Poem Nothing Stays - Mark Van Doren