Isaac Rosenberg, The Collected Works of Isaac Rosenberg: Poetry, Prose, Letters, and Some Drawings, ed. Gordon Bottomley and Denys Harding, with a Foreword by Siegfried Sassoon (London: Chatto and Windus, 1937): 71. PR 6035 O67 1937 Robarts Library
1Moses, from whose loins I sprung,
2Lit by a lamp in his blood
3Ten immutable rules, a moon
4For mutable lampless men.
5The blonde, the bronze, the ruddy,
6With the same heaving blood,
7Keep tide to the moon of Moses.
8Then why do they sneer at me?
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