Tag: sunday sayings

To the Poet before Battle

“Now, youth, the hour of thy dread passion comes;Thy lovely things must all be laid away;And thou, as others, must face the riven dayUnstirred by rattle of the rolling drums,Or bugles’ strident cry. When mere noise numbsThe sense of being, the sick soul doth…

Caress of wave

” I do not know much about gods; but I think that the river Is a strong brown god—sullen, untamed and intractable The river is within us, the sea is all about us; “ T. S. Eliot ~ The Dry Salvages Sunday Sayings –…

Ripples of mirth

This autumn morning! How he sets his bonesTo bask i’ the sun, and thrusts out knees and feetFor the ripple to run over in its mirth; Robert Browning ~ Among the rocks Sunday Sayings: A pick from the poets, writers or scriptures to match the photo