Sunday, 16 September 2012
74/100 ‘his grandfather that’s dead
Was troubled with the same dry-throated curse,
night he made the ditch his bed.
This blood comes welling from the same cracked source.'
[from ‘The old women’, George Mackay Brown, from 'Selected Poems 1954-1992']
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