Auden October: Alone about the dreadful wood


“Enchanted forest” by ostmo on the d.a.

Alone, alone, about the dreadful wood
Of conscious evil runs a lost mankind,
Dreading to find its Father.

(W.H. Auden, “For the Time Being: A Christmas Oratio.” 1942.)

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One Response to “Auden October: Alone about the dreadful wood”

  1. b Says:

    I am glad you’re still alive.

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