Ken Babstock. “Industry” in Methodist Hatchet. Last line:
What is one voice but a resource?
A question answered by an earlier poet:
maybe even stones have discourse
Robert Kroetsch. The Sad Phoenician. Section M
|but||it was she who resisted; she, wronged by refusing;
life is what we make it they say; maybe even stones have
discourse, perhaps there is a music of the spheres
heard on quiet nights, far from water
|and||maybe the fireman only climbs to kiss the flame|
One voice is indeed a way to source.
And so for day 1758