Traill Spence Lowell

Famous quotes containing the words traill and/or lowell:

    ‘Look in my face. My name is Used-to-was,
    I am also called Played-out and Done-to-death,
    And It-will-wash-no-more.
    —Henry Duff Traill (1842–1900)

    A very little thing, a little worm,
    Or hourglass-blazoned spider, it is said,
    Can kill a tiger.
    —Robert Lowell (1917–1977)