Quotation by William Blake

How the Chimney-sweepers cry
Every blackning Church appalls,
And the hapless Soldiers sigh
Runs in blood down Palace walls
William Blake (1757–1827), British poet, painter, mystic. London (l. 9–12). . .

The Complete Poems [William Blake]. Alicia Ostriker, ed. (1977) Penguin Books.
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