Safe upon the solid rock the ugly houses stand:
Come and see my shining palace built upon the sand!
by Edna St. Vincent Millay
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17 May 2014 12:40
Have always loved and easily remembered this verse. Something about that castle on the sand!
* Sunprincess *
05 May 2014 09:43
..........the poetess takes us from one extreme to the other....great write..
09 Feb 2009 01:15
Well, it won't fit the guided meditation on the sand and rock parable, but I still love it!