Tuesday, November 11, 2014
While the angels, all pallid and wan,
Uprising, unveiling, affirm
That the play is the tragedy "Man",
And its hero the Conqueror Worm.
Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), U.S. poet. Ligeia (l. 38-40). . .
Complete Poems and Selected Essays [Edgar Allan Poe]. Richard Gray, ed. (1993) Everyman.