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| Always Comes Evening ~ Invective|
written by Robert Ervin Howard
|First published in Always Comes Evening, 1957||Link to further information|
There burns in me no honeyed drop of love,
Nor soft compassion for my brother man:
I would indeed humanity possessed
A single throat a keen-edged knife could span.
|Works by this author are in the public domain in countries where the copyright term is the author's life plus 77 years or less.|