Mary Oliver Quote: “I very much wished not to…”

I very much wished not to be noticed, and to be left alone, and I sort of succeeded.

Mary Oliver

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Name: Mary Oliver
Profession: Poet
Nationality: American
Birthday: September 10, 1935
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