"The sun descending ..." Quote of William Blake

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The sun descending in the west, The evening star does shine; The birds are silent in their nest, And I must seek for mine.

William Blake
William Blake (1757-1827), British poet, painter, mystic. From SONGS OF INNOCENCE. Night (l. 1-4). . . The Complete Poems [William Blake]. Alicia Ostriker, ed. (1977) Penguin Books.