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Quotation by John Donne
A bracelet of bright hair about the bone, Will he not let us alone, And think that there a loving couple lies Who thought that this device might be some way To make their souls, at the last busy day, Meet at this grave, and make a little stay?
John Donne (1572–1631), British poet. The Relic (l. 5–11). . .
The Complete English Poems [John Donne]. A. J. Smith, ed. (1971) Penguin Books.
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