Edna St. Vincent Millay

Rockland / Maine / United States
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Rockland / Maine / United States
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Two Sonnets In Memory

Rating: 3.0
(Nicola Sacco -- Bartolomeo Vanzetti)
Executed August 23, 1927


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As men have loved their lovers in times past
And sung their wit, their virtue and their grace,
So have we loved sweet Justice to the last,
That now lies here in an unseemly place.
The child will quit the cradle and grow wise
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COMMENTS
Colleen Courtney 17 May 2014
What a fabulous three last lines in the second sonnet!
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