Quotation by Peter De Vries

And she, by passion once demented
MThat woman out of Botticelli—
She brews and bottles, unfermented,
The stupid and abiding jelly.
Peter De Vries (b. 1910), U.S. poet. Bacchanal (l. 9–12).

OBAL. Oxford Book of American Light Verse, The. William Harmon, ed. (1979) Oxford University Press.
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