By Grand Central Station I sat down and wept

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Paladin, Feb 14, 1991 - Fiction - 112 pages
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En enlig mor skildrer i poetisk form sine kærlighedsaffærer og skuffelser.

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User Review  - gypsysmom - LibraryThing

Such a beautifully written book! Every page is imbued with the passion Smart felt for her lover, George Barker. Though, since Barker was married and a Catholic, their love would forever be carried out ... Read full review

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User Review  - stevencudahy - LibraryThing

A prose poem of exquisite beauty, a tale of the overwhelming love of an intelligent, articulate woman for a man unworthy of her, a long drawn-out howl in the service of the idea that love can change ... Read full review


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About the author (1991)

Elizabeth Smart was born in Ottawa, Ontario on December 27, 1913. She attended King's College of the University of London for a year. Her titles include By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept, A Bonus, Ten Poems, Eleven Poems, the Assumption of the Rogues and Rascals and In the Mean Time. She died March 4, 1986 in London of a heart attack.

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