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Quotation by Ezra Pound
But first Elpenor came, our friend Elpenor,
Unburied, cast on the wide earth,
Limbs that we left in the house of Circe,
Unwept, unwrapped in sepulchre, since toils urged other.
Ezra Pound (1885–1972), U.S. poet. Canto I (l. 42–45). . .
The Cantos of Ezra Pound. (1970, repr. 1991) New Directions.
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