Te Deum

Charles Reznikoff


Not because of victories
I sing,
having none,
but for the common sunshine,
the breeze,
the largess of the spring.

Not for victory
but for the day's work done
as well as I was able;
not for a seat upon the dais
but at the common table.



__________________________________________________________________________________

Source: http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/16822
Photo: http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2043/2452691600_b3e6104dde.jpg

Permalink

buy viagra online