Friday, September 17

45 Mercy Street


This is the Anne Sexton poem on which Peter Gabriel based his song "Mercy Street."

It begins:
In my dream,
drilling into the marrow
of my entire bone,
my real dream,
I'm walking up and down Beacon Hill
searching for a street sign --
namely MERCY STREET.
Not there.

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