something this foggy day, a something which /
is neither of this fog nor of today ...
(Christina Rossetti -
Friday, September 06, 2013
Shakespeare, 6th September
In my youth I never did apply
Hot and rebellious liquors in my blood,
Nor did not with unbashful forehead woo
The means of weakness and debility;
Therefore my age is as a lusty winter,
Frosty, but kindly.