Richard Crashaw

(1612 - 1649 / England)

But Men Loved Darkness Rather Than Light - Poem by Richard Crashaw

The world's light shines, shine as it will,
The world will love its darkness still.
I doubt though when the world's in hell,
It will not love its darkness half so well.

Topic(s) of this poem: darkness

Form: Epigram

Comments about But Men Loved Darkness Rather Than Light by Richard Crashaw

  • Aubrey silver (5/22/2009 9:34:00 PM)

    this is exelint and veary ture (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

Poem Edited: Thursday, February 12, 2015

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