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Lola Ridge

(December 12, 1873- May 19, 1941 / Dublin)

Babel


Oh, God did cunningly, there at Babel -
Not mere tongues dividing, but soul from soul,
So that never again should men be able
To fashion one infinite, towering whole.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Edited: Wednesday, February 08, 2012

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