Quotation by W.H. Auden

the strong
Iron-hearted man-slaying Achilles
Who would not live long.
W.H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907–1973), Anglo-American poet, essayist. The Shield of Achilles (l. 65–67). . .

Juvenilia; Poems, 1922-1928 [W. H. Auden]. Katherine Bucknell, ed. (1994) Princeton University Press.
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