Quotation by William Butler Yeats

I have drunk ale from the Country of the Young
And weep because I know all things now:
I have been a hazel-tree, and they hung
The Pilot Star and the Crooked Plough
Among my leaves in times out of mind....
William Butler Yeats (1865–1939), Irish poet, playwright. "He Thinks of His Past Greatness When a Part of the Constellations of Heaven."
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