Quotation by Archibald MacLeish

There with vast wings across the canceled skies,
There in the sudden blackness the black pall
Of nothing, nothing, nothing—nothing at all.
Archibald MacLeish (1892–1982), U.S. poet. The End of the World (l. 12–14). . .

New Oxford Book of American Verse, The. Richard Ellmann, ed. (1976) Oxford University Press.
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