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Quotation by Denise Levertov
and the deaf soul struggles, strains forward, to lip-read what it needs: and something is said, quickly, in words of cloud-shadows moving and the unmoving turn of the road, something not quite caught ...
Denise Levertov (b. 1923), Anglo–U.S. poet. "In Memory of Boris Pasternak."
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