“Had your life been good.”

“God may reduce you on Judgment Day to tears of shame, reciting by heart the poems you would have written, had your life been good.”

— W. H. Auden

 

Marina_nublada

By opheliarossetti – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=40809665

One thought on ““Had your life been good.”

  1. Kenneth T. says:

    Return me to the water, the calm, calm water, for it is the sky that is ominous.

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