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Comprehensive information about Anne Sexton including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. Anne Gray Harvey Sexton, American poet and playwright, was born in Newton, Massachusetts, the daughter of Ralph Harvey, a successful woolen manufacturer, and Mary Gray Staples. Sexton is known for her highly personal, confessional verse. She won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in 1967 for her book Live or Die. This educational Anne Sexton resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left Now they are together like strangers in a two-seater outhouse, eating and squatting together. Quote Right
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Quote Left The witch turned as red as the Jap flag.... Quote Right
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Quote Left My heart is on a budget. It keeps me on the brink. Quote Right
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Quote Left What's missing is the eyeballs in each of us, but it doesn't matter because you've got the bucks, the bucks, the bucks. Quote Right
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Quote Left ... the heart monitor, the death cricket bleeping. Quote Right
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