The Waste Land (1922)

FOR EZRA POUND IL MIGLIOR FABBRO               I. The Burial of the Dead     April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. Winter kept us warm, covering Earth in forgetful snow, feeding A little life with dried tubers. Summer surprised us, coming over the Starnbergersee With a shower of rain; we … Continue reading The Waste Land (1922)