Charles Wolfe

Charles Wolfe (14 December 1791 – 21 February 1823) was an Irish poet, chiefly remembered for his "exquisite elegy", The Burial of Sir John Moore at Corunna

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    We carved not a line, and we raised not a stone,
    But we left him alone with his glory.
    Charles Wolfe (1791–1823)

    Not “Seeing is Believing” you ninny, but “Believing is Seeing.” For modern art has become completely literary: the paintings and other works exist only to illustrate the text.
    —Tom Wolfe (b. 1931)