Quotation by T.S. Eliot

Eyes I shall not see unless
At the door of death's other kingdom
Where, as in this,
The eyes outlast a little while
A little while outlast the tears
And hold us in derision.
T.S. (Thomas Stearns) Eliot (1888–1965), U.S.-born—British poet, critic. "Eyes That Last I Saw in Tears."
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