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Quotation by Philip Larkin
Thought of the others they would never meet
Or how their lives would all contain this hour.
I thought of London spread out in the sun,
Its postal districts packed like squares of wheat:
Philip Larkin (1922–1985), British poet. The Whitsun Weddings (l. 66–70). . .
Collected Poems of Philip Larkin. Anthony Thwaite, ed. (1988) Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
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