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Quotation by Louise Bogan
They hear in every whisper that speaks to them
A shout and a cry.
As like as not, when they take life over their door-sills
They should let it go by.
Louise Bogan (1897–1970), U.S. poet, critic. Women (l. 17–20). . .
The Blue Estuaries; Poems 1923–1968 [Louise Bogan]. (1968; repr. 1988) Ecco Press.
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