Wikiquote:Quote of the day/July 22, 2010

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There was no pain when I awoke,
No pain at all. Rest, like a goad,
Spurred my eyes open — and light broke
Upon them like a million swords:
And she was there. There are no words.

Heaven is for a moment's span.
And ever.

~ Stephen Vincent Benét ~

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