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    You still whispered you would not die.
    Yet in the nights I heard you cry
    Like a whipped child;
    —William Dewitt Snodgrass (b. 1926)

    They wear their godhead lightly.
    They look out from their hill and say,
    To themselves, “We have nowhere to go but down;
    The great destination is to stay.”
    —William Dewitt Snodgrass (b. 1926)

    —All this Dark Age machinery
    On which we had tormented you
    To life.
    —William Dewitt Snodgrass (b. 1926)