FRANCIS THOMPSON: IN HIS PATHSTerence L. ConnollyBruce ($2.75).
"Strange, piteous, futile thing!
Wherefore should any set thee love apart?
Seeing none but I makes much of naught" (He said),
"And human love needs human meriting:
How hast thou merited"Of all man's clotted clay the dingiest
Alack, thou knowest not How little worthy of any love thou art?
Whom wilt thou find to love ignoble
Save Me, save only Me? All which I took from thee I did but
Not for thy harms, But just that thou might'st seek it in
All which thy child's mistake...