Greek Grave Stone with Poetry
By Cynthia Cruz, June 3, 2013
Now I hear the good voices.
Go, they say, to the holy place,
The sick child dying in the barn.
This is the vocabulary of killing.
All of this waiting
For the world to begin.
Marble gravestone of a little girl ca. 450 – 440 B.C. http://www.metmuseum.org/
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