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Quotation by Thomas Hardy
Shut out that stealing moon,
She wears too much the guise she wore
Before our lutes were strewn
With years-deep dust, and names we read
On a white stone were hewn.
Thomas Hardy (1840–1928), British novelist, poet. Shut Out That Moon (l. 2–6). . .
The Complete Poems of Thomas Hardy. James Gibson, ed. (1978) Macmillan.
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