Thursday, May 26, 2011

Eloquently idle

Play
Subtle, clever brain, wiser than I am,
by what devious means do you contrive
to remian idle? Teach me, O master.
-- William Carlos Williams

3 comments:

naida said...

Youve given me a new poet to read...thank you :)

HKatz said...

You're welcome; thanks for commenting. William Carlos Williams has written wonderful poems. A recent one I loved is "Rain."

Relyn said...

I do love william carlos williams. I never can seem to be idle, either.