"How the Chimney-sweepers ..." Quote of William Blake

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

How the Chimney-sweepers cry Every blackning Church appalls, And the hapless Soldiers sigh Runs in blood down Palace walls

William Blake
William Blake (1757-1827), British poet, painter, mystic. London (l. 9-12). . . The Complete Poems [William Blake]. Alicia Ostriker, ed. (1977) Penguin Books.