In a Station of the Metro

released under Creative Commons CC0

The apparition of these faces in the crowd;
Petals on a wet, black bough.


by Ezra Pound




Ezra Pound was born in 1885 in Hailey, Idaho. He authored over 70 books. Pound died in Venice, Italy, in 1972 and was buried on the cemetery island Isole di San Michele.