Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Daily Dose

From The Golden Treasury, selected and arranged with notes by Francis Turner Palgrave

WE LOOK

"We look before and after
and pine for what is not:
Our sincerest laughter
With some pain is fraught;
Our sweetest songs are those that tell the saddest thought."

From To a Skylark, by Percy Bysshe Shelley

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