Quotation by Robert Frost

She drew back; he was calm
'It is this that had the power,'
And he lashed his open palm
With the tender-headed flower.
Robert Frost (1874–1963), U.S. poet. The Subverted Flower (l. 1–4). . .

The Poetry of Robert Frost. Edward Connery Lathem, ed. (1979) Henry Holt.
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