Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Usk - T S Eliot


Do not suddenly break the branch, or
Hope to find
The white hart over the white well.
Glance aside, not for lance, do not spell
Old enchantments. Let them sleep.
'Gently dip, but not too deep',
Lift your eyes
Where the roads dip and where the roads rise
Seek only there
Where the grey light meets the green air
The Hermit's chapel, the pilgrim's prayer.

(Landscapes)


Usk, T S Eliot. You can't force an insight, or wisdom. But you can have your eyes open as you "walk" ...

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