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from the November 2005 issue

“I lose verbs most quickly, nouns are left”

I lose verbs most quickly, nouns are left,
things
no more than personal pronouns (a lot of I, more and more I)
and names? they vanish, conjunctions vanish
three words, two words
finally my, my inward
my inward out
world


I in the first and last person


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