Quotation by Richard Wilbur

Roland, who to Charles his King
And to the dove that hatched the dovetailed world
Was faithful unto death, and shamed the Devil.
Richard Wilbur (b. 1921), U.S. poet. Lying (l. 83–85). . .

Harvard Book of Contemporary American Poetry, The. Helen Vendler, ed. (1985) The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
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