Quotation by A.E. Housman

The bells they sound on Bredon,
And still the steeples hum.
"Come all to church, good people,—"
Oh, noisy bells, be dumb;
I hear you, I will come.
A.E. (Alfred Edward) Housman (1859–1936), British poet. In Summertime on Breda (A Shropshire Lad, XXI). . .

The Collected Poems of A. E. Housman. (1965) Henry Holt.
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