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Quotation by Yvor Winters
And one rose in a tent of sea and gave
A darkening shudder; water fell away;
The whale stood shining, and then sank in spray.
Yvor Winters (1900–1968), U.S. poet. The Slow Pacific Swell (l. 26–28). . .
New Oxford Book of American Verse, The. Richard Ellmann, ed. (1976) Oxford University Press.
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