The Coming of Wisdom with Time, by W. B. Yeats

19 February 2012

Though leaves are many, the root is one;
Through all the lying days of my youth
I swayed my leaves and flowers in the sun;
Now I may wither into truth.

[Read in W. B. Yeats: Poems selected by Seamus Heaney]

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One Response to “The Coming of Wisdom with Time, by W. B. Yeats”

  1. dianajhale Says:

    Oh dear, I think I can identify with this!


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