Dec. 12, 2012

Exsanguinous Poetry Excerpts

The fool was stripped to his foolish hide,
(Even as you or I!)
Which she might have seen when she threw him aside-
(But it isn't on record the lady tried)
So some of him lived but most of him died-
(Even as you or I!)

Rudyard Kipling, "The Vampire" (1897)