◎ ON BEING ASKED FOR A WAR POEM (阅读2543次)|
On Being Asked for a War Poem
I think it better that in times like these
A poet's mouth be silent, for in truth
We have no gift to set a statsman right;
He has had enough of meddling who can please
A young girl in the indolence of her youth,
Or an old man upon a winter's night.