"Resignedly beneath the ..." Quote of Edgar Allan Poe

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
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Resignedly beneath the sky The melancholy waters lie. So blend the turrets and shadows there That all seem pendulous in air, While from a proud tower in the town Death looks gigantically down.

Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), U.S. poet. The City in the Sea (l. 24-29). . . Complete Poems and Selected Essays [Edgar Allan Poe]. Richard Gray, ed. (1993) Everyman.
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