William Butler Yeats

(13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939 / County Dublin / Ireland)

Memory


ONE had a lovely face,
And two or three had charm,
But charm and face were in vain
Because the mountain grass
Cannot but keep the form
Where the mountain hare has lain.

Submitted: Tuesday, May 15, 2001
Edited: Tuesday, May 15, 2001

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