haiku, haiku-year, poetry

”Devouring time”

Time do your worst, your
old pen shall not etch love’s brow —
love will outlive you 1

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Image: Copper engraving of William Shakespeare by Martin Droeshout 1623 with a facsimile of William Shakespeare’s signature.

  1. Devouring time, blunt thou lion’s paws, — Sonnet XIX William Shakespeare