Quotation by Sir John Betjeman

What a treat to hear Thy Word
Where the bones of leading statesmen,
Have so often been interred.
Sir John Betjeman (1906–1984), British poet, broadcaster, writer on architecture. In Westminster Abbey (l. 38–40). . .

The Collected Poems of John Betjeman. Earl of Birkenhead, ed. (4th ed., 1979; reissued 1990) John É Murray.
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