Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Armour Allen Porter, September 16, 1924-August 18, 2008

Under the wide and starry sky,

Dig the grave and let me lie.

Glad did I live and gladly die,

And I laid me down with a will.

 

This be the verse you grave for me;

Here he lies where he longed to be,

Home is the sailor, home from the sea,

And the hunter, home from the hill.

 

 

Robert Louis Stevenson, “Requiem”

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