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Quotation by Winifred M. Letts
I saw the spires of Oxford
As I was passing by,
The grey spires of Oxford
Against a pearl-grey sky;
My heart was with the Oxford men
Who went abroad to die.
Winifred M. Letts (1887–1972), British poet. The Spires of Oxford (l. 1–6). . .
Poems to Read Aloud. Edward Hodnett, ed. (Rev. ed., 1967) W. W. Norton & Company.
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