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An Epitaph For Keats

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THROUGH one, years since hanged and forgot
Who stabbed backs by the Quarter,
Here lieth one who—while Time's stream
Runneth, as God hath taught her,
Bearing man's fame to men,—will have
His great name writ in water.

Rajnish Manga 10 October 2015

A most befitting epitaph written for Keats. Enjoyed reading it: Bearing man's fame to men, —will have His great name writ in water.

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Ramesh T A 10 October 2015

Keats name is ever in the hearts of men of the world sure!

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Savita Tyagi 10 October 2015

Most wonderful Epitaph. Loved this poem.

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Rahman Henry 10 October 2015

The master art painted with words. A poem, after one and half a century can be proved as a modern writing. What a profound poem!

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