What are days for?
Days are where we live.  
They come, they wake us  
Time and time over.
They are to be happy in:  
Where can we live but days?
 
Ah, solving that question
Brings the priest and the doctor  
In their long coats
Running over the fields.

  • 0
  • 1
  •  
  •  
Y. J. Hall
Login to comment...
Email

Other works by Philip Larkin...