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Tuesday, July 13, 2010

a coat - william butler yeats

I made my song a coat
Covered with embroideries
Out of old mythologies
From heel to throat;
But the fools caught it,
Wore it in the world's eyes
As though they'd wrought it.
Song, let them take it,
For there's more enterprise
In walking naked.


Anonymous said...

thank you <3

achigurh said...

as i read this, i subbed the word, "song" for "Chinchilla".

then i mixed ketchup and mayo and made a lovely dipping sauce for my fries

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