Wednesday, September 9, 2009

On my 36th birthday


Was it for this I uttered prayers,
And sobbed and cursed and kicked the stairs,
That now, domestic as a plate,
I should retire at half-past eight?

-- Edna St. Vincent Millay

1 comment:

  1. She's one of my favorite poets and, as usual, she's spot on. Happy 36! I'll be joining you in this new and exciting demographic in 4 days.