Tuesday 25 April 2017

A man awaits

• Rather than living at the beginning or end of history, we exist in interesting times somewhere in the middle. It would seem that the Mayans got it wrong and Yeats got it right when he wrote:

"A man awaits his end/Dreading and hoping all/Many times he died/Many times rose again."

Stefan Simanowitz
Willow Road, London

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