poet William Butler Yeats

William Butler Yeats

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The Nineteenth Century And After

THOUGH the great song return no more
There's keen delight in what we have:
The rattle of pebbles on the shore
Under the receding wave.

Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 17, 2001
Poem Edited: Thursday, May 17, 2001

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