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“The Heart Shuts”: ‘Contusion’ by Sylvia Plath

“Colour floods to the spot, dull purple. The rest of the body is all washed out, The colour of pearl. In a pit of rock The sea sucks obsessively, One hollow the whole sea’s pivot. The size of a fly,

“The Heart Shuts”: ‘Contusion’ by Sylvia Plath

“Colour floods to the spot, dull purple. The rest of the body is all washed out, The colour of pearl. In a pit of rock The sea sucks obsessively, One hollow the whole sea’s pivot. The size of a fly,