Quotation by Edward Thomas

Out of the wood of thoughts that grows by night
To be cut down by the sharp ax of light—,
Out of the night, two cocks together crow,
Cleaving the darkness with a silver blow:
Edward Thomas (1878–1917), British poet. Cock-Crow (l. 1–4). . .

Oxford Book of Short Poems, The. P. J. Kavanagh and James Michie, eds. Oxford University Press.
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