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The difference between poetry and prose – Philip Larkin Quotes for Writers (and people who like quotes)

abstractIf you tell a novelist, ‘Life’s not like that’, he has to do something about it. The poet simply replies, ‘No, but I am.’
Philip Larkin

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4 comments on “The difference between poetry and prose – Philip Larkin Quotes for Writers (and people who like quotes)

  1. eloisedesousa
    October 25, 2015

    Haha! So true!

  2. A.K.Andrew @artyyah
    October 26, 2015

    Love this!

  3. Pingback: The difference between poetry and prose – Philip Larkin Quotes for Writers (and people who like quotes) | Tracey-anne's Weblog

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