for Donald Justice
shall I give this skillful little volume,
hundred times, and mulled, and polished?
To you, old
friend (and my teacher),
always made too much of my modest talent,
yourself the cynosure of our circle,
been ready with praise for friends and students,
that you surprised and surpassed us alló
for whatever it's worth. May it live for a
May it live
to do you honor a hundred years hence.
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