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Poem by Thomas MacDonagh

To a Wise Man

If I had spent my talent as you spend,
    If you had sought this rare thing sought by me,
We had missed our mutual pity at life's end,
    As we have missed only our sympathy.

Thomas MacDonagh

Thomas MacDonagh's other poems:
  1. Barbara: Born 24th March, 1915
  2. I Heard a Music Sweet To-day
  3. The Rain It Raineth
  4. Averil
  5. In Dread

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