Andrew Cuthbert


IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM


Looking at the Elgin Marbles, cows being led to sacrifice,
reminds me of Keats.
And here it is-a plaque-
This frieze was the inspiration for Ode on a Grecian Urn-
'...that heifer lowing at the skies...'

Who'd have thought it,
Me and Johnny Keats, standing
on the same spot,
admiring marble cattle.

Submitted: Thursday, September 12, 2013
Edited: Thursday, September 12, 2013

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