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Adlestrop

 

(Poem)

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Adlestrop, by Edward Thomas:
The station's not there now, just the platform sign (in a bus shelter!). But the poem remains one of the most beautiful epiphanies from the last century, an exquisitely pure moment of presence, even if nothing happens.

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Adlestrop
just off the A436 near Stow-on-the-Wold

59

 

 
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