“I have been here before,
But when or how I can not tell;
I know the grass beyond the door,
The sweet keen smell,
The sighing sound, the lights around the shore.”
“Sudden Light” . Stanza 1.
Dante Gabriel Rossetti [1828-1882].
Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations by John Bartlett.
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1955
To read the full poem: Poetry Foundation.
2 thoughts on “Quote of the Week”
It’s always good to read verses by the Rossetti family.
Did you take the picture of that lighthouse yourself? It’s really beautiful.
No, I often use free use images at Unsplash
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