Quotation by William Collins

In yonder Grave a Druid lies
Where slowly winds the Stealing Wave!
The Year's best Sweets shall duteous rise
To deck its Poet's sylvan Grave!
William Collins (1721–1759), British poet. Ode Occasioned by the Death of Mr. Thomson (l. 1–4 N1748). . .

Norton Anthology of English Literature, The, Vols. I–II. M. H. Abrams, general ed. (5th ed., 1986) W. W. Norton & Company.
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