Published August 13, 2012 · Estimated reading time: 0 minutes Less than a minute · Filed under ,


Look, stranger, on this island now

The leaping light for your delight discovers,

Stand stable here

And silent be,

That through the channels of the ear

May wander like a river

The swaying sound of the sea.


W.H. Auden (Look, Stranger! 1936)

Via NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

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