Hugh Sykes Davies

(1909-1984 / Yorkshire, England)

Poems of Hugh Sykes Davies

Decline of Phæthon

i 40-Phæthon’s
leash more suns
for caravan
with your body’s-span
more zodiac’s bears
than eye unbars
show-crabs and goats
than telescopes
yet must decline

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