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Noel Donaldson: “Never Such Innocence Again”

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Never such innocence,
Never before or since,
As changed itself to past
Without a word–the men
Leaving the gardens tidy,
The thousands of marriages,
Lasting a little while longer:
Never such innocence again.

– MCMXIV
― Philip Larkin

To contact Noel e:mail  nwicker60@btinternet.com


 

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