Memento mori

Memento mori

Observation - Memento mori. Description: 'Since someone will forever be surpising, A hunger in themself to be more serious, And gravitating with it to this ground, Which, they once heard, was proper to grow wise in, If only that so many dead lie round.' (from Churchgoing, 'The Less Decei

'Since someone will forever be surpising,
A hunger in themself to be more serious,
And gravitating with it to this ground,
Which, they once heard, was proper to grow wise in,
If only that so many dead lie round.'

(from Churchgoing, 'The Less Deceived', Larkin '54)