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Quotation by William Butler Yeats
That God has laid His fingers on the sky, That from those fingers glittering summer runs Upon the dancer by the dreamless wave. Why should those lovers that no lovers miss Dream, until God burn Nature with a kiss? The man has found no comfort in the grave.
William Butler Yeats (1865–1939), Irish poet. The Man Who Dreamed of Faeryland (l. 43–48). . .
The Collected Poems of W. B. Yeats. Richard J. Finneran, ed. (1989) Macmillan.
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