Quotation by Louis MacNeice

she gives her children neither sense nor money
Who slouch arouond the world with a gesture and a brogue
And a faggot of useless memories.
Louis MacNeice (1907–1963), Anglo-Irish poet. Autumn Journal (XVI, l. 124–126). . .

Contemporary Irish Poetry; an Anthology. Anthony Bradley, ed. (New and rev. ed., 1988) University of California Press.
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