Quotation by Robert Frost

They cannot look out far.
They cannot look in deep.
But when was that ever a
To any watch they keep?
Robert Frost (1874–1963), U.S. poet. Neither Out Far nor In Deep (l. 13–16). . .

The Poetry of Robert Frost. Edward Connery Lathem, ed. (1979) Henry Holt.
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