Copy & paste this link to your blog or website to reference this page
Quotation by Elizabeth Bishop
his shuddering insights, beyond his control,
touching him. But it took him a long time
finally to make his mind up to go home.
Elizabeth Bishop (1911–1979), U.S. poet. The Prodigal (l. 26–28). . .
The Complete Poems, 1927-1979 [Elizabeth Bishop]. (1983) Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.