Quotation by Dylan Thomas

Now stamp the Lord's Prayer on a grain of rice,
A Bible-leaved of all the written woods
Strip to this tree: a rocking alphabet,
Genesis in the root, the scarecrow word,
And one light's language in the book of trees.
Dylan Thomas (1914–1953), Welsh poet. Altarwise by Owl-Light (l. 85–89). . .

The Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas, 1934-1952 (1953, rev. ed. 1956) New Directions.
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