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December 03, 2014

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I'm proud to say that "delirious cries" is my one small contribution to Mark Strand's legacy. Mark wasn't happy with his original adjective and I suggested "delirious," which he thought did the job. I read the poem at the tribute to him in October.

John Koethe

Dear John, I am very happy to know this. It did indeed do the job. Well, in fact, it's perfect. Thanks for writing ---

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