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Prayer

Whatever happens. Whatever
what is is is what
I want. Only that. But that.

Credit


From Collected Poems by Galway Kinnell. Copyright © 2017 The Literary Estate of Galway Kinnell. Used by permission of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Author


Galway Kinnell

Galway Kinnell was born in Providence, Rhode Island, on February 1, 1927.

Date Published: 2018-04-01

Source URL: https://poets.org/poem/prayer-9