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Quotation by Allen Tate
It is moot whether there be divinities
As I finish this play by Webster:
The street-cars are still running however
And the katharsis fades in the warm water of a yawn.
Allen Tate (1899–1979), U.S. poet, critic. "Horatian Epode to the Duchess of Malfi."
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