Saturday, 27 May 2017

Quotes 2017 #147

Thinking in terms of one
Is easily done---
One person, one bed, one chair,
One person there,
makes perfect sense; one set
Of wishes can be met,
One coffin filled.

But counting up to two
Is harder to do;
For one must be denied
Before it's tried.

Philip Larkin, "Counting"