“And the last bus
Comes letting dark
Umbrella’s out –
Black flowers, black flowers.
And lives go on.”
(Donald Justice in his wall poem Bus Stop)
"But with the passing years, the alien colours Fall off like threadbare scales; The creation of the genius emerges before us in its former beauty." (A.S. Pushkin in Rebirth) Dison (B)
"Ice Cream Treat. -- One hot day toward the middle of June, I gave the inmates of Carver hospital a general ice cream treat, purchasing a large quantity, and, under convoy of the doctor or head nurse, going around personally through the wards to see to its distribution." (W. Whitman in Hospital scenes - Incidents) Namur (B)