Stephen Vincent Benet

(1898 - 1943 / Pennsylvania / United States)

Elegy for an Enemy


(For G. H.)

Say, does that stupid earth
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  • Rookie - 2 Points Luna Tsuki (5/13/2014 1:11:00 AM)

    Rest you, my enemy,
    Slain without fault,
    Life smacks but tastelessly
    Lacking your salt!
    Stuck in a bog whence naught
    May catapult me,
    Come from the grave, long-sought,
    Come and insult me! (Report) Reply

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