days (Philip Larkin)

Days

 

 

What are days for?

Days are where we live,

They come, they wake us

Time and time over,

They are to be happy in:

Where can we live but days?

 

Ah, solving that question

Brings the priest and the doctor

In their long coats

Running over the fields.

 

 

 

 

by Philip Larkin_1953

days

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