W. D. Snodgrass Quote

It was the nature of the thing:
No moon outlives its leaving night,
No sun its day. And I went on Rich in the loss of all I sing To the threshold of waking light,
To larksong and the live, gray dawn.
So night by night, my life has gone.


Orpheus (1959)

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