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Quotation by Allen Tate
The last alternatives they face Of face, without the life to save, Being from all salvation weaned A stag charged both at heel and head: Who would come back is turned a fiend Instructed by the fiery dead.
Allen Tate (1899–1979), U.S. poet, critic. "The Cross."
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