The Second Coming

av W.B. Yeats.

"Castle Bravo Blast" (atomvåpentest på Bikiniøyene), 1954.


Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack