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Quotation by John Crowe Ransom
This morning, there flew up the lane
A timid lady-bird to our bird-bath
And eyed her image dolefully as death;
John Crowe Ransom (1888–1974), U.S. poet. Lady Lost (l. 1–3). . .
Modern American & British Poetry. Louis Untermeyer, ed., in consultation with Karl Shapiro and Richard Wilbur. (Rev., shorter ed., 1955) Harcourt, Brace and Company.
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