Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
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"Flower In The Crannied Wall"



Flower in the crannied wall,
I pluck you out of the crannies,
I hold you here, root and all, in my hand,
Little flower -but if I could understand
What you are, root and all, and all in all,
I should know what God and man is.

Tennyson
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