Quotation by Louis Simpson

In my grandmother's house there was always chicken soup
And talk of the old country—mud and boards,
Poverty,
The snow falling down and necks of lovers.
Louis Simpson (b. 1923), U.S. poet. A Story about Chicken Soup (l. 1–4). . .

Poetry in English; an Anthology. M. L. Rosenthal, general ed. (1987) Oxford University Press.
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