Author: Henry David Thoreau (---.spacegate.com.ua)
Date: 01-11-06 07:16
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For what is faith unless it is to believe what you do not see?Where is all the knowledge we lost with information?
T. S. Eliot<P><pre>
If the dull substance of my flesh were thought,
Injurious distance should not stop my way;
For then despite of space I would be brought,
From limits far remote, where thou dost stay.
No matter then although my foot did stand
Upon the farthest earth remov\'d from thee;
For nimble thought can jump both sea and land,
As soon as think the place where he would be.
But, ah! thought kills me that I am not thought,
To leap large lengths of miles when thou art gone,
But that so much of earth and water wrought,
I must attend, time\'s leisure with my moan;
Receiving nought by elements so slow
But heavy tears, badges of either\'s woe.
While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for