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The Great Figure

William Carlos Williams

Among the rain
and lights
I saw the figure 5
in gold
on a red
to gong clangs
siren howls
and wheels rumbling
through the dark city.

Click here to view a painting inspired by this poem:
"I Saw The Figure 5 In Gold" by Charles Demuth

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