Let Life Go On

Today’s poem on Writer’s Almanac is An Interruption by Robert Foote.

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I have often said that we don’t need to come to terms with all the animals and plants of our planet, much less dominate, so much as to simply let it be. There is a great dignity in simply declining to be a destructive force, and pausing now and then in our hurried travels to make that possible.

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