"The end is where we start from."


-T.S. Eliot, "Little Gidding"
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Sunday, September 16, 2012

Poetic Beauty, Poetic Wisdom

"My father's house is taken and his hearth
Left to the candle-drippings where the ashes
Whirl at a chimney-breath on the cold stone."

-From "Lee in the Mountains" (1938), by Donald Davidson (1893-1968)