Randall Jarrell

Children Selecting Books In A Library – Randall Jarrell

Children Selecting Books In A Library – Randall Jarrell

With beasts and gods, above, the wall is bright. The child’s head, bent to the book-colored shelves, Is slow and sidelong and food-gathering, Moving in blind grace … yet from the mural, Care The grey-eyed one, fishing the morning mist, Seizes the baby hero by the hair And whispers, in th... »