"What the hammerWhat ..." Quote of William Blake

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

What the hammer?What the chain? In what furnace was thy brain? What the anvil?What dread grasp Dare its deadly terrors clasp?

William Blake
William Blake (1757-1827), British poet, painter, mystic. The Tiger (l. 13-16). . . The Complete Poems [William Blake]. Alicia Ostriker, ed. (1977) Penguin Books.