Quotation by Robert Lowell

Colonel Shaw
and his bell-cheeked Negro infantry
on St. Gaudens shaking Civil War relief,
propped by a plank splint against the garage's earthquake.
Robert Lowell (1917–1977), U.S. poet. For the Union Dead (l. 21–24). . .

Selected Poems [Robert Lowell]. (Rev. ed. 1977; repr. 1993) Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
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